Ege Young Businessmen Association has added a new one to its international business trips organized by its members in order to increase their international market connections and contribute to their export capacities. EGİAD With the participation of the members of the Board of Directors, with the initiative of the International Relations and Foreign Trade Commission, the second overseas trip for this period was held in Spain's capital city Madrid and Valencia's largest port city of Valencia.
Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Foreign Relations and Tourism Department also participated for the first time EGİAD Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer and his team also participated in the business trip. The first steps were taken to sign a sister city protocol between Valencia Izmir on the trip, where talks and connections related to various sectors, especially energy, machinery, logistics, consultancy, tourism were made.
EGİAD Alp Avni Yelkenbiçer, Vice President of the Board of Directors, Cem Demirci, Chairman of the International Relations Committee Erkan Karacar and EGİAD member Metin Taşkıran participated. Izmir Metropolitan Municipality Mayor Tunç Soyer, İBB Secretary General Buğra Gökçe, İBB Presidential Consultant Onur Eryüce, also visited the İBB Tourism Branch Directorate Chief Yener Ceylan, and it was especially important for the cooperation between sister city and Valencia.
The visits were held in a wide perspective, such as Madrid Chamber of Commerce (Camara de Madrid), AJE Madrid (Young entrepreneurship and incubation center), TC Madrid Embassy, TC Trade Undersecretariat, Valencia Municipality, Valencia Chamber of Commerce (Camara de Valencia) and Valencia honorary consulate. .
Talks; At the Madrid Chamber of Commerce, Rada Ivanova Veltcheva - International Relations Department, Enrique Nuno Garcia - International Relations Department, Alberto Oro- Project Manager, Cihad Erginay at Madrid Embassy - Ambassador to Madrid, Altuğ Leblebicier Madrid Trade Counselor at Madrid Trade Consultancy, AJA visit Madrid Raul Jimenez Frias - General Manager, Spain and Turkey in Mission Representatives EGİAD-İBB Jihad Turkish delegation at the meeting Erginay - Madrid Ambassador Altug Leblebiciler Madrid Commercial Counselor, Mighty Calafat - Barcelona Consul General, Adolfo Porcar Rodilla - Valencia Turkey Honorary Consul, Elif clear Taşyürek - Barcelona Commercial Attaché, Valencia Mayoral visit Joan Ribbon Canute - Municipal During his visit to the Valencia Chamber of Commerce (Camara de Valencia), he met with Marta Rubio Garrigues - Department of Logistics and International Relations.
The delegations, which gave economic, cultural, legal and general information about Spain during the meetings in an intimate atmosphere, expressed their satisfaction with the visit. EGİAD Speaking about the activities of Turkish business people in Spain, Chairman of the Board Mustafa Aslan emphasized the strategic importance of Spain in the trade, “Spain has a strategic importance. We planned a business trip to get to know the country and do market research. We had the opportunity to examine new trends, production technologies and marketing strategies. The commonality between our two countries and especially the similarities between İzmir and Valencia will be an important factor in the development of commercial activities. ”
Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer invited Joan Ribo Canut, Mayor of Valencia, the third largest city in Spain, to İzmir International Fair and said, “We are a sister city with this prosperous Mediterranean port city and we want to cooperate from tourism to art, from trade to gastronomy. It has been fruitful to consult with the sister city relationship that we plan to establish with Valencia. ”