Ciner Group has created different working fields in different sectors with its entrepreneurial spirit, and established Turkey's leading companies. Ciner Group, whose foundations were laid in 1978, is one of the Turkey’s largest groups, operating in mining, energy, glass, chemicals, media, shipping, tourism and other business sectors in terms of main activity field.
Ciner Group aims to become Turkey's largest group and contribute to the country's economic, social and cultural development and future. Ciner Group also set his goal to create global companies with the help of strategic acquisitions. In line with this goal Ciner Group has purchased the management stock of OCI Resources LP, the world's largest producer of soda ash on July 2015.
With its currently on-going investments that will be completed in 2017, the Group will be the global leader in natural soda ash production.
A large number of Ciner Group companies from different sectors rank every year among “Turkey's Top 500 Industrial Enterprises", announced annually by Istanbul Chamber of Industry.
Operating as Ciner Group’s top organization, Park Holding brings all companies under the same roof, determines group’s vision and missions, gives strategic decisions and helps the companies within the structure of the holding develop business by conducting collaborative works. Offering in-depth analysis and perspective on the sector in which Ciner Group operates, Park Holding draws road maps for how to realize the goals set. It determines the rules that should be applied by the companies, and checks their compliance in this context. Park Holding also helps the companies within the group to increase business development success by cooperating with them. In addition, Park Holding oversees the realized projects’ benefits for the company as well as their contribution to the country's economy and employment creation activity.
Within the scope of the objective called 50 THOUSAND 50, namely “Reaching a total labor force of 50 thousand employees, and the construction of 50 modern educational institutions, and their transfer to the National Education”, expressed in Ciner Group’s vision, increasing number of modern educational institutions, are constructed and transferred to the Ministry of National Education to serve the needs of Turkish students across the country.
As of today, Ciner Group is operating its activities with the following four main groups and various companies;
Ciner Energy and Mining Group,
Ciner Glass and Chemicals Group,
Ciner Media Group,
Ciner Navigation Group
Ciner Group is ranked among Turkey's highest tax paying groups every year, currently employs 10500 people.