İzmir Business Days

One of the most important events within the scope of İzmir International Fair is İzmir Business Days organized under the auspices of the Ministry of Commerce of the Republic of Turkey. Bilateral trade agreements are signed making business negotiations between delegations and ministerial level at İzmir Business Days. With this work, which is a platform for international commercial sense for Turkey, İzmir International Fair fulfils international trade missions and opens new doors to trade for the participants.


People’s Republic of China, the architecture of “One Generation One Road” which is the Modern Silk Road Project and more than 30 countries are in İzmir Business Days under İzmir International Fair!

People’s Republic of China among the most important trade partners of us and 168 delegates from 39 countries, 21 of which are at the ministry level are expected to attend this year's İzmir Business Days, which was attended by 24 countries 12 of which were at ministry level, last year.

On the first day of the meetings held on Business Days to strengthen commercial activities between countries, opportunities, commercial potential, cooperation, and technical infrastructure of Turkish and İzmir economy are going to be introduced to the participant countries. In the session to be participated in by the guest ministers and technical delegations, the Ministry of Commerce, Presidential Investment Office, İzmir University of Economics, and Eximbank are going to make presentations.

Countries participating in are going to be informed related to the investment opportunities in İzmir and Turkey as well as have the opportunity to convey the investment opportunities in their countries. Senegal, Maldives, Bhutan, Gambia, Hungary, Ecuador and Macedonia are among the countries that are going to make presentations on the first day.

Turkey – People’s Republic of Chaina Business Forum

On the second day of the meetings, a special session of the People's Republic of China is going to be held. In this session, cooperation and investment opportunities between our country and China which is one of Turkey's most important export partners are going to be evaluated. In addition, the progress of the Modern Silk Road Project “One Generation One Road” is going to be discussed. At the end of the meeting, the signing ceremony of cooperation and trade agreements between Turkish representative office of the Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC), the first Chinese bank operating in Turkey, Turkey Exporters Assembly (TIM), and Sichuan Airlines are going to be held.

İzmir International Fair will form an “international trade platform” providing new investment opportunities to the participants as well as provide enormous contributions to the Modern Silk Road Project, which is the most important initiatives of 21st century in its 88th year thanks to İzmir Business Days to be held in Swissotel Büyük Efes on 5th and 6th of September.




06-15 September 2019