Thanks to its excellent geo-strategic location and its socioeconomic qualities, Turkey belongs to the emerging markets of the world. Istanbul, enjoying all the advantages of its position as a bridge between two continents by joining East and West; the cultural heritage accumulated in this long history, remained for over a thousand years as one of the most important centers of world trade.
Istanbul Chamber of Commerce (ICOC), has been taking upon the pioneering role for commercial progress of Istanbul and Turkey since 1882, is proud to develop and enhance cooperation of trade in the professional business world with its expert personnel, venturing spirit, and policy based on integrity and equitability.
ICOC has about 375.000 active members from all corners of business spectrum. ICOC is also cooperating with other chambers and international bodies such as UNIDO, ITC, ASCAME, etc. ICOC has always been a pioneer in the development of fair organization business in Turkey.