AZKAN Turkey

Based in Istanbul, Bursa and Paris, AZKAN Group is dedicated to overseas companies wishing to develop their business in Turkey.


Since 2005, we have helped over 250 companies in their development with this country. We operate on a step by step basis, depending on your projects. Among our expertise, we can cite, among others, the following services:

  • Turkey Recruitment : Recruitment Agency and Headhunter Office (Turkey HR)
  • Partners detection : from the specifications drawn together, we can pre-qualify and organize on-site appointments with your future agents, distributors, manufacturers and so on.
  • Subsidiary creation assistance / Payroll Istanbul Turkey solutions
  • Serviced and virtual offices: AZKAN Group has offices in Istanbul and Bursa, usable as fully equipped and furnished serviced and virtual offices.

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Population74 millions
Active Population26 millions
Surface783,562.38 km²
Main citiesIstanbul (13.3 million), Ankara (4.8 million), Izmir (3.9 million), Bursa (2.6 million), Adana (2.1 million)
CurrencyTurkish Lira (TRY)
GDP736 billion USD
GDP growth rate (2010)9%
GDP per capita15 392 $
GDP by sectoragriculture : 8,5 % industry : 28,6 % services : 62,9 %
Exportations102.2 billion USD
Imports140.8 billion USD
IDF5.8 billion USD
Official languageTurkish
Border countriesBulgaria, Georgia, Armenia, Iran, Syria, Greece

Turkey has a developed industrial area : a large mining sector and 60% of boron world reserves. This is a country rich in natural resources: coal, iron, zinc, chromium, copper and silver. The exploitation of these resources is still underdeveloped and represents many opportunities. A country of 74 million inhabitants, 15 million have a European purchasing power and the number of middle class consumers is constantly growing. The tertiary sector is booming and the country has sustained growth through a modern and dynamic private sector.

Tourism is a key sector of the country. Even if it is already well developed on the Mediterranean coast, the Capital Region and Cappadocia, the country still has great potential. Tourism can also be found among the key sectors including: the automotive equipment supply market , health, energy, packaging, food processing and othersTurkey has 20 zones each holding a particular sector of activity. Finally, labor cost is cheap while remaining very productive.

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