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The Export Champions of the Ceramic, Cement and Glass Industries in 2019 are Announced


The second of the Export Champions Award Ceremony was held online this year by Cement, Glass, Ceramic and Soil Products Exporters Association (ÇCSİB). The Ceremony started with the opening speeches of Minister of Trade, Ruhsar Pekcan, Chairman of Turkey Exporters Assembly, İsmail Gülle and Chairman of Exporters Association, Erdem Çenesiz. Industry representatives and executives of export companies attended the organization and 40 companies were awarded.

Chairman of Exporters Association (TİM), İsmail Gülle emphasized the importance of the 4% growth in the first 9 months of 2020, despite the difficult pandemic conditions in his speech.

Minister of Trade, Ruhsar Pekcan, who attended the Award Ceremony online, stated that cement, glass, ceramic and soil products have a big share in production and export of Turkey since the past. Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said, “These sectors are sources of pride for our country due to the stability and continuity they have achieved in exports. This year's figures also made us proud. We believe that our exporters will carry the international success of our sectors further thanks to their valuable and innovative works ” and the Minister stated that ceramic, cement and glass companies have potential to export more.

Deputy Chairman of the Board, Feyyaz Ünal and Tansu Kumru made speeches representing the cement and glass sectors. After the speeches, the companies that received awards were announced. The top 5 member companies with the highest value ($) according to the exports in 2019 in 8 sub-categories (ceramic, cement and glass) were announced and each company representative was connected to the meeting and presented their awards in the live broadcast, thanking them for their outstanding success.

The 2019 Champions of Export Award Ceremony can be viewed from the link below.