7/9/2010

New OIZ in Kahramanmaras to create 20,000 new jobs

 

Dunya - At least 20,000 new jobs will be created with the establishment of a new organized industrial zone (OIZ) in Kahramanmaras, a province located in southeastern Turkey. The city’s industrialization level has significantly increased as a result of investments made in the last five years. Amounting to a total of USD 1.5 billion, the investments in the textiles, kitchen appliances and food industries have turned Kahramanmaras into an industrial center in the region. The new OIZ, to be established in Turkoglu, will employ at least 20,000 people, further boosting the local economy.

Turkey; Kahramanmaras; southeastern Turkey; OIZ; employment; industrialization

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