Turkish potato growers confronted with rising production costs
October 01, 2018
Due to increasing production costs related to the devaluation of the Turkish lira, profit margins of potato growers are declining by the day
Turkey has allowed potato imports from Syria to curb prices
July 02, 2018
Turkey has allowed limited amounts of potato to be imported from Syria to curb skyrocketing prices, Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci announced on June 27
TOMRA Sorting Food launches Turkish and Italian Websites
October 10, 2017
TOMRA Sorting Food has launched two new websites, one in Italian and one in Turkish.
TOMRA opens a Customer Service Center in Turkey
February 18, 2017
Leading food sorting systems manufacturer TOMRA Sorting Food has launched its first customer service center in Istanbul, Turkey, to expand further into the country and beyond to the Middle East.
Allah diyen sarisi
November 09, 2015
Prof. Dr. Gungor Yilmaz of the Gaziosmanpaşa University (GOI) Faculty of Agriculture is carrying out a study that will lead to the registration of a new yellow-flesh potato variety called 'Allah diyen sarisi' that may be grown without irrigation due to its exceptional drought-tolerance
Turquía registra una nueva variedad de papa resistente a la sequía
November 06, 2015
La Facultad de Agricultura de la Universidad de Gaziosmanpasa está llevando a cabo la obtención y el registro de la nueva variedad con el apoyo del Consejo de Investigación Científica y Tecnológica de Turquía (TUBITAK).
Istanbul sunset
June 08, 2015
At Snackex 2015 later this week in Instanbul, Heat and Control will show what equipment they can offer for the production of chips and snacks. Visit the Heat and Control team at Snackex 2015, Istanbul 10-11 June, Booth #233.
TOMRA's Nimbus free-fall sorter with Biometric Signature Identification (BSI) technology
May 28, 2015
Visitors to SNACKEX 2015 will have the chance to question the experts from TOMRA Sorting Food about their portfolio of cutting-edge sorting equipment.
Potato harvest 2014 in Turkey (Courtesy: Ahmet Songur)
May 11, 2015
Speculation has arisen that Turkey may soon begin to purchase cheaper potatoes from its neighbor Iran.
Ishida unpacks at Snackex, Istanbul
April 20, 2015
Ishida will underline its market leadership in snacks packing solutions at Snackex Istanbul, showcasing a packing system for salt sticks and the iTPS™, the world’s only fully integrated weigher and bagmaker system from a single manufacturer
Istanbul to Host Starch World Mideast - a Premier Forum on Starch Derivatives
October 06, 2014
Against the backdrop of Middle East being the highest F&B growth area, this starch derivatives summit kick-starts with a 'Global overview of the sugar economy, trade and how this impacts the markets for starch-based sweeteners in the Mideast region'.
A potato field in Turkey during harvest
February 10, 2014
The humble potato has become a factor in Turkey's political and economic turmoil as prices of the staple soar, hurting the living standards of poorer Turks just before the ruling AK Party's toughest election test in a decade.