Entrepreneurs founded the Norwegian Turkish Chamber of Commerce (NORTURK) in 2007 with the aim of establishing the foundation necessary to foster bilateral trade and investment opportunities between Norway and Turkey. The chamber currently has four affiliated business associations representing large as well as middle-sized enterprises in Norway and abroad.
Norwegian-Turkish Chamber of Commerce (NORTURK)
NORTURK is an umbrella organization that actively promotes and pursuits the national and international interests of its members. The organization is based in Oslo and has four affiliated local business associations around Norway.
NORTURK encourages its members to become more competitive by providing support in the area of local know-how and participation in various business sectors.
NORTURK supports Norway’s effort to engage the global economy
Members are offered international exposure and a global perspective that can accelerate new business growth within the region. The chamber provides abundant opportunities for businesses to network and engage with the local community, thereby assisting in Norway’s efforts to engage the global economy locally.
As part of the global network of entrepreneurs, NORTURK is aware of its social function. The organization is encouraging and supporting members to bringing positive social impact and spill- over effects through investments and activities.
NORTURK organizes trade missions and events that connects its members with the international business community, thereby encouraging international trade. Members of NORTURK established together with its European partner federations, the New European Business Confederation – UNITEE.
In cooperation with its business associations and various chambers of commerce in Norway, as well as a vast network of TUSKON partner organizations in 144 countries, NORTURK promotes the interests of its members in Europe and beyond. In this way, NORTURK uniquely offers a number of professional services and activities in support of their member’s objectives.
Together with its partners, NORTURK organizes:
- Trade missions
- Embassy Meetings
- Networking Meetings
With its extensive network, Norturk connects its members with the right counterpart home and abroad. In response to a request from a member, NORTURK closely examines its network in search for a suitable match. NORTURK aims to assist its members and affiliates to orient themselves on opportunities at home and abroad:
- Mediation between local and international operators (associations)
- Mediation between local union and local existing networks
Members of the board:
Kemalettin Süslü President Mulkas group
Ömer Fevzi Ipek Visepresident Zaman Media Group Norway
Salim Öndes Generalsekretær
Ebubekir Keser Styremedlem Keiser AS
Arne Myre Styremedlem NTB AS
Seyit Süslü Styremedlem Brandhouse AS
Mustafa Akay Styremedlem Junior AS
Fahri Koyuncu Styremedlem O Svendsen & Sön
Ahmet Süslü Styremedlem Crossway AS
Selahattin Süslü Styremedlem Via Victoria AS