GÜBRETAŞ (Gübre Fabrikaları Türk A.Ş.) was established with the decision of the Council of Ministers dated 6 November 1952, in order to “increase the quality and productivity in the country’s agriculture” by supplying chemical fertilizer input to the agricultural sector. It started production in 1954 with its facilities in Iskenderun, Turkey’s first chemical fertilizer factory. GÜBRETAŞ, which has always assumed the leading role in its sector since its establishment, produced Turkey’s first phosphate and compound fertilizer, established the first soil analysis laboratories, became one of the first 15 companies traded on the Stock Exchange, and implemented very important investments and social responsibility projects for the sector.
While 25% of the company is traded on Borsa Istanbul (BIST), the remaining shares belong to the main shareholder Türkiye Tarım Kredi Kooperatifleri, Turkey’s largest farmer family.
GÜBRETAŞ, which has grown by producing added value with its products, services and investments more than for 70 years, achieved an important international success as a company from the agricultural sector by realizing “Turkey’s largest industrial investment abroad” with Razi Petrochemical initiative in 2008.
In addition to its strong distribution network of 2,700 sales points throughout Turkey, its wide product portfolio and high quality perception, GÜBRETAŞ; It is the leader of the chemical fertilizer industry with its R&D studies and agricultural activities.
One of the main missions of GÜBRETAŞ since its establishment is to spread agricultural production. GÜBRETAŞ, which established the first soil analysis laboratory in 1985 in order to guide producers in plant nutrition according to scientific methods, collects data on the soil structure of agricultural lands in our country, especially with the Turkey Soil Fertility Map Project, which it started in 2005, and develops “plant and region-specific fertilizers” by making use of this accumulation. .
Leading the sector with its field and online agricultural consultancy services, soil analysis training and prescriptions, farmer awareness meetings and model field practices aimed at popularizing conscious agriculture, which it has focused on in recent years, GÜBRETAŞ also supports its leadership in the market with R&D studies. Thanks to the important R&D projects it carries out, it continues to add value to the agricultural sector with agricultural practices and innovative products.
GÜBRETAŞ, which continues its rise among the biggest companies of Türkiye with its stable growth especially after 2003; Thanks to its deep-rooted corporate experience, ongoing investments and global vision, it is moving towards a stronger future.