Şişecam, Turkey’s first and largest glass fiber producer, attended Turk Kompozit 2022 held at Lütfi Kırdar Congress Center on October 6-8, 2022. Responding to the high-quality standards of the Turkish composite industry with its world-class products, Şişecam was the center of attention at the trade show with its outstanding composite product range.
08.10.2022 – Executing an investment strategy focused on growth that creates sustainable value, Şişecam attended Turk Kompozit 2022 at Lütfi Kırdar Congress Center on October 6-8, 2022. Şişecam was widely appreciated by professional visitors working in chemicals, R&D, and technology for its market-leading products that meet the stringent quality standards of the Turkish composite industry.
Providing input and solution partnership to the sector with its 45 years of experience in glass fiber, Şişecam informed visitors about its wide range of glass fiber products. Şişecam’s glass fiber offerings include chopped strand mat, multi end roving, single end roving, and chopped strands for the wind energy, electronics, automotive, construction, pipeline infrastructure, maritime, defense industry, and engineering plastics.
Şişecam was founded in 1935 to establish Turkey’s glass industry in line with the vision of Mustafa Kemal Atatürk, the founder of the Turkish Republic. Today, Şişecam is a strong global player in the fields of glass and chemicals. Şişecam is the only global company operating in all core areas of glass production – including flat glass, glassware, glass packaging, and glass fiber. Currently, Şişecam ranks among the world’s top two manufacturers of glassware and the top five producers of glass packaging and flat glass. Şişecam is one of the three largest soda ash producers in the world and the world leader in chromium chemicals.
Şişecam plays a leading role in the flat glass, glassware, glass packaging, chemicals, automotive, glass fiber, mining, energy and recycling business lines. Şişecam operates production facilities in Germany, Italy, Bulgaria, Romania, Slovakia, Hungary, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Russian Federation, Georgia, Ukraine, Egypt, India, and the USA in addition to Turkey.
Şişecam is taking major steps towards its goal of becoming one of the world’s top three manufacturers in its main fields of activity. Driven forward by its highly competent human resources and smart technologies, Şişecam is continuously transforming its digital infrastructure and corporate culture taking into account the needs of the future. With 86 years of experience and 24,000 employees, Şişecam conducts production activities in 14 countries on four continents and operates a sales network in more than 150 countries worldwide. Şişecam is moving forward on its growth journey in line with its Global Excellence strategy and powered by an inclusive approach that supports the development of its entire ecosystem. Şişecam takes responsibility for protecting the planet, empowering society, and transforming lives with its CareforNext strategy, which is compliant with and centered around the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals. Şişecam uses all its experience and competencies to promote sustainable development in every aspect.