Konya, among the top 6 provinces with the highest amount of Organized Industrial Zones (OSB), attracts investors with its vast lands, high labor potential, and ease of transportation and logistics options.
Konya, one of Anatolia's oldest settlements, continues to be an attractive city for both living and investment, offering a rich tapestry of history, culture, ancient cuisine, and various beauties.
The reasons for investing in Konya, one of the important cities of the Republic of Turkey, with its area of 40,813.52 square kilometers and a population of over 2 million, can be listed as follows:
STRONG INDUSTRIAL INFRASTRUCTURE
11 Organized Industrial Zones
2 Industrial Zones
1 Private Industrial Zone
94 Private Industrial Zones and Industrial Sites
Over 50,000 Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs)
Easy adaptation to changes
RAPIDLY GROWING EXPORT CAPACITY
Export value increased 38-fold between 2000 and 2022.
$3.3 billion in exports in 2022.
Over 2,900 exporting companies.
Exports to more than 180 countries.
YOUNG AND QUALIFIED HUMAN CAPITAL
Over 130,000 university students.
Over 85,000 technical school students.
Lower costs compared to neighboring cities.
At the heart of Anatolia, with access to 10 million people within 3 hours by road and 64 million people within 6 hours.
Logistic center project in Konya Organized Industrial Zone.
Potential to reach 1.6 billion people quickly.
INCENTIVES, SUPPORT, AND EXEMPTIONS FOR INVESTMENTS
VAT and customs duty exemptions.
Employer's share premium support.
ABUNDANT NATURAL RESOURCES
The sole primary aluminum producer in Turkey.
65% of Turkey's salt production.
Rich lignite resources.
Developed iron and foundry sector.
AGRICULTURE, INDUSTRY, AND TRADE HUB
Vast agricultural lands.
The region's largest exhibition center.
A leader in the food sector.
STRONG SOCIAL CAPITAL AND COLLABORATION ENVIRONMENT
High level of bureaucratic support.
Strong partnerships between NGOs, public, and private organizations.
Active trade associations.
Rich historical heritage.
Low crime rate.
Diverse social and cultural activities.
Annual visitation of 3 million tourists.
Karapınar Renewable Energy Resource Area, one of the most advantageous locations in the country.
High solar radiation rates and ample available land.
Favorable areas for wind energy.
Potential for biogas production from agricultural waste.