Successful members of Izmir Chamber of Commerce, Aegean Region Chamber of Industry and Izmir Commodity Exchange received their awards at a ceremony held at Balçova Kaya Thermal Hotel. İZBETON A.Ş., one of the affiliates of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, among the award winners. and İzmir Metro A.Ş. there was also.
Izmir Chamber of Commerce (İZTO), Aegean Region Chamber of Industry (EBSO) and İzmir Commodity Exchange (İTB) gave their awards today to Izmir chamber and exchange members who pay the most taxes, earn the most foreign currency, earn the most turnover and register the most. . Speaking at the ceremony at Balçova Kaya Thermal Hotel, Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer explained the model they wanted to realize to strengthen the economy of the city.
Tunç Soyer said that they work within the framework of a comprehensive strategic plan that integrates economic, political, cultural and social developments in the world with İzmir's values in the fields of trade, industry, tourism and agriculture.
Soyer said: “One of the most important topics of our strategic plan is economy. We all know that the economy has become very fragile globally under the influence of world and regional developments. In order for İzmir not to be negatively affected by this process, it is possible to create a city that is resistant to economic difficulties by using the original character and potential of this city. We aim to create an economic model that will set an example for other cities of our country by feeding on the power of the local, thanks to the common mind of all our local stakeholders and a work compatible with the central government. This model will enable İzmir to have a living economy and attract investors from different parts of the world to Izmir ”.
Minister Pekcan: “We are in consultation with the business world”
Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan highlighted their work by identifying target sectors. Pekcan said that they are in consultation with the business world, and they entered the 2020s more faithfully and stronger by doing good work together despite all the negative conditions in the world.
Agriculture and Forestry Minister Bekir Pakdemirli, expressed that he was happy to be found in Izmir and Izmir, "the most important part of the 500 industrial enterprises located in Turkey Aegean. We give our support to the working and veteran people of the Aegean. Ege will continue to be renowned and write success stories. ”
President of the Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, stating that they witnessed a historic day in Izmir "Izmir Governor, Mayor, deputies here. When all of them come together, blessings come to İzmir. I am proud of the success story of every businessman in Izmir. ”
Award to 5 members
After the speeches, Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer gave a plaque of appreciation to the honorary members of the Izmir Commodity Exchange.
ITO taxation period of 2018. TOBB Turkey 100 - Located in The Growing Companies list, which most tax according to professional groups and foreign currency earning medals and commendation was given to 5254 members. EBSO rewarded 50 members, who achieved the highest figures in production in sales and completed 221 years or more in chamber membership. Izmir Commodity Exchange also awarded its members, who paid the highest registration fees throughout the stock market and in professional groups, and women entrepreneurs providing the most employment.
Both companies of the Metropolitan received an award
In the ceremony, İZBETON A.Ş., a subsidiary of Izmir Metropolitan Municipality, which achieved first degree success in production and investment in the Composite Industry Professional Group by the Aegean Region Chamber of Industry in 2018. Award, Dr. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality General Secretary. Mr. Grant Gokce, Turkey Union of Chambers and Commodity Exchanges Chairman Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu and took Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer's hand. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Metro Inc., which contributed to the country's economy by declaring high commercial earnings in 2018, was awarded with a gold medal by the Izmir Chamber of Commerce. Sönmez Alev, General Manager of Metro Inc., received the award from Izmir Governor Erol Ayyıldız and Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer.
Balçova Rock Thermal Hotel in a ceremony Trade Minister Ruhsar Pekcan, Agriculture and Forestry Minister Bekir Pakdemirli, Izmir Governor Erol Ayyıldız, Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, Turkey Chambers and Chairman of the Union of Commodity Exchanges Rifat Hisarcıklıoğlu, Izmir Chamber of Commerce Chairman Mahmoud Özgener, Aegean Region Chamber of Industry Chairman Ender Yorgancılar, Izmir Commodity Exchange Chairman Işınsu Kestelli, deputies, representatives of non-governmental organizations and industrialists attended.