13.09.2016 - 17.09.2016 — Hall: 4.1 Stand: C 70
Automotive Industry is the champion industry of Turkey in export and production figures. It has provided 21,2 billion US dollars to the national economy last year and taken place in the world market with its exporter identity. Automotive industry closed 2006-2015 period with 15 billion USD external surplus, even though import of passenger cars increased significantly in the last years.
Established in 1991 with 246 members and 163 million dollars export value, Uludağ Automotive Industry Exporters’ Association has now turned into one of the most important Exporters’ Associations driving the Turkish economy and exports to higher levels with its 2 638 active members and 18,7 billion dollars total export value in 2015. Uludağ Automotive Industry Exporters’ Association is the coordinator Association of the automotive sector and hosts all the automotive main and supplier companies in Turkey under its membership structure.
The main mission of the Uludağ Automotive Industry Exporters’ Association is to promote and expand the export potential of its members by providing the necessary information database for the member companies, organising buyer’s and trade missions for the face-to-face business meetings between foreign and Turkish companies, representing them in famous international fairs such as Automec-Brazil, MIMS-Moscow, PAACE-Mexico, IAA Hannover and etc. The informational activities of the Uludağ Automotive Industry Exporters’ Association include seminars and workshops on latest technological requirements, marketing strategies, and legal structure, collecting and disseminating statistics of the Turkish Automotive Industry’s export performance, and publishing weekly/monthly bulletins on current trade developments and export demands. OİB is continuously working for the Turkish automotive industry and developing projects in order to ensure further successes. In order to train qualified human resources, OİB decided to establish the OİB Technical and Vocational High School which commenced operations in 2010- 2011 Educational Session. OİB Technical and Vocational High School has 720 student capacity, 24 classrooms, 6 workshops, Physics, Chemistry and Biology Laboratories, Dormitory, Sports Hall and Multi-Purpose Hall.