Istanbul Industrial and Trade Free Zone, the first Free Zone founded on a private sector land in Turkey, is established in 1994 and has been operated since by DESBAŞ. Istanbul Industrial and Trade Free Zone ranks in the front row among the free zones in Turkey with its more than 26 years of free zone experience and total trade volume of 90 billion dollars.
Since 1994, It has been home to thousands of companies and ten thousands of people over an area of 540.000 square meters. For the moment, more than 300 companies and 6000 people are operating and working in our Free Zone. The yearly average trade volume in our free zone in 2018 and 2019 has been around 2.3 billion USD