Agakim was founded in Adana in 1987 by Adil İkiz and Ali Galip İkiz. Our ISO certified company, which has an annual production capacity of 36,000 tons; produces various binders, adhesives, auxiliary chemicals and custom-formulated water-based polymers for the paint, construction, paper, packaging, textile, and construction chemicals industries.
Due to its location being near the Mediterranean ports, it has the ability to serve 36 countries in the Middle East, European and African markets. Behind Agakim's reliable reputation, there are consistent and high quality standards, fully equipped R&D and quality control laboratories, collaborative and solution-oriented work, and an experienced and customer-oriented teamwork.
Agakim's primary goal is to follow global and sectoral trends closely as well as develop products and services in line with the needs of our customers. In this scope with this goal, we aim to increase our production capacity to 80,000 tons/year, saving energy and meeting the needs of our customers in various sectors and geographies in the most accurate way with our new production facility investment with the most modern technology, which is planned to be put into service in 2021.
At Agakim, we have adopted the following principles as our values since our foundation:
Meeting Customer Expectations at the Highest Level
Being Proactive and Analytical
At Agakim we believe that sustainable development can be achieved by actively following global and sectoral trends and by taking responsibility for the well being of our employees, customers, suppliers, our community and the environment.
We are incorporating Industry 4.0 technologies in digital transformation, production automation and innovation at our firm. By integrating various software and technology systems to manage all our business processes we can measure and improve operational processes, conserve energy through efficient business practices and new machinery, reduce paper waste by digitalizing our documents, manage our relationships and develop and manufacture innovative, environmentally friendly products to meet the needs of our society.
As a chemical firm, we are dedicated to minimizing the impact of our actions on future generations and the environment. At Agakim we comply with all health, safety, and environmental laws and regulations. We ensure the efficient use of natural resources and materials through our waste management practices. Since 1997, we are home to Adana's first wastewater recycling facility and we continue to prevent the formation of waste and wastewater at its source.
All of our products are water-based and APEO free. We produce our own packaging out of recyclable materials.
We Continue to Operate During the COVID-19 Outbreak
As we remain to operate to meet your ongoing orders, we are committed to the health and safety of our employees, customers, suppliers and our broader global community during the COVID-19 pandemic.
We are closely monitoring the global, national and local developments of the outbreak to proactively plan for any disruptions that may occur in our supply chain.
Thank you for your confidence in our company to deliver your critical needs at this time. We look forward to continuing our cooperation.
Agakim Kimya Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.
Pursuant to Article 25 of the
"Regulation on Registration,
Evaluation, Authorization and Restriction of Chemicals
"TURK-REACH (KKDIK) of the Ministry of Environment and Urbanization,
our company's KKS records have been entered into Chemical
Registeration System (KKS) and Pre-Regestration (Pre-MBDF)
has been made.