Textiles and clothing are one of the most important sectors of the Turkish economy and foreign trade. These sectors had a 21% share in total export volume in 2007. There are more than 35,000 textile and clothing companies in Turkey, 65 of which were among the list of "Turkey's Top 500 Industrial Enterprises" which was announced by Istanbul Chamber of Industry for the year 2006.
The companies of fiber and yarn (or integrated with fiber and/or yarn production) in the list of "Turkey's Top 500 Industrial Enterprises" are given in the table below.
Fiber and Yarn Companies in the List of "Turkey's Top 500 Industrial Enterprises"
Source: Istanbul Chamber of Industry