The Netherlands Embassy in Turkey Visited İKA

A mission from the Netherlands Embassy consisting of Mr. Jeroen KELDERHUIS, Counsellor/Head Netherlands Economic Network Turkey, Mrs. Derya KAPLAN, Senior Economic & Commercial Officer and Mr. Bora TEZEL, Honorary Consul for the Kingdom of the Netherlands have visited our Agency.


At the visit, Secretary General of Silkroad Development Agency Dr. Bülent ÖZKAN introduced the establishment, structure, works and projects of İKA to the Dutch mission. Mr. Jeroen KELDERHUIS, Counsellor/Head Netherlands Economic Network Turkey stated that they, as the Economic and Commercial Department of Netherlands Embassy in Ankara, are ready and willing to increase the level of cooperation in order to deepen the trade relations of Gaziantep with the Netherlands.


At the meeting, the commercial structure together with the advantages and strengths of Gaziantep in terms of trade were discussed. It was also stated that Silkroad Development Agency can work together with the Dutch institutions to increase the market share of TRC1 Region in developed countries such as Europe, Japan and USA. Furthermore, it was declared that several matchmaking activities and B2B meetings among the Turkish and Dutch enterprises can be organized in the near future.