Corporate

HISTORY

Gazi Metal, having its roots in 1927, has managed to be the brand of quality, innovation and sustainability over the years.

 

 

1927 – Family elders started importing iron and steel in Kayseri and Mersin. They started to do business with their imported materials in the domestic market.

 

1967 – Galvanized Sheet production started with the forming of Demir Sac Galvaniz Tic. San. A.Ş. Çayırova/Gebze. Turkey’s first galvanization line in the private sector was founded.

 

1987 – Gazi Metal Products Industry and Trade Ltd. Company started steel trade in Karaköy/Istanbul.

 

1998 – By partnering with Dutch company Ferco BV, steel service center was founded under the name of Ferga Metal Industry and Trade Inc.

 

2001 – Ferco BV transferred its shares to the Turkish partners.

 

2004 – Gazi Metal Products Inc. reached its current company structure. Research about cold rolling facilities project started.

 

2008 – Decision was made for the establishment of cold rolling facilities that would produce cold rolled sheet. Research for location and engineering works started.

 

2009 – Karasu/Sakarya Organized Industry Area was chosen as the cold rolling facility location.

 

2011 – An agreement for technology and whole facility buying was made with the German company SMS.

 

2013 – Building up process started in Karasu.

 

2014 – Karasu facilities started production as the 5th biggest cold rolling facility in Turkey. The first roll was produced on August 13th, 2014.

 

2015 – Trial productions and quality works was completed.

 

2016 – Production started.