As a part of this year's survey on "Turkey's Top 500 Service Exporters" conducted by Turkish Exporters Assembly, Turkey's Champions in "Service Export" were awarded in a widely participated ceremony attended by the Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım, Deputy Prime Ministers Nurettin Canikli, Mehmet Şimşek and Veysi Kaynak, Minister of Family and Social Policies Fatma Betül Sayan, Minister of Science, Industry and Technology Faruk Özlü, Minister of Economy Nihat Zeybekçi, Minister of Youth and Sport Akif Çağatay Kılıç, Minister of Customs and Trade Bülent Tüfenkçi, Minister of Culture and Tourism Nabi Avcı, Minister of Health Recep Akdağ and many senior executives.
In the category of "Contracting Services", the first place award was granted to Çalık Enerji Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş, while the second place award was granted to Gap İnşaat Yatırım ve Dış Ticaret A.Ş, affiliated to Çalık Holding.
As a result of the research conducted across Turkey, Çalık Enerji ranked third after Türk Hava Yolları Anonim Ortaklığı and Pegasus Hava Taşımacılığı A.Ş within the first ten of all categories combined and achieved a significant success. The awards of the top 10 companies were presented by the Prime Minister Binali Yıldırım.
The third place award was received by Mr. Ahmet Çalık, on behalf of Çalık Holding, from the Prime Minister Mr. Binali Yıldırım, while the first place award for the category of "Contracting Services" was received by Mr. Assoc. Prof. Osman Saim Dinç, Director-General of Çalık Enerji, from the Minister of Economy Mr. Nihat Zeybekçi.
Here are the top 10 companies in Turkey according to the "Turkey's Top 500 Service Exporters" research:
1. Türk Hava Yolları Anonim Ortaklığı,
2. Pegasus Hava Taşımacılığı A.Ş,
3. Çalık Enerji Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş,
4. Sun Ekspress, Gap İnşaat Yatırım ve Ticaret A.Ş,
5. GAP İnşaat Yatırım ve Ticaret A.Ş.
6. Atlas Global, Yapı Merkezi İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş,
7. Yapı Merkezi İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş.,
8. Netlog Lojistik Grubu,
9. Odeon Turizm İşletmeciliği A.Ş,
10. Taha Kargo Dış Ticaret A.Ş
Here are the top 3 companies in Turkey by sectors according to the "Turkey's Top 500 Service Exporters" research:
- Education Services: Bahçeşehir University, Istanbul Aydın University, Istanbul Kemerburgaz University.
2- Audio-Visual Services Doğan TV Haber ve Görsel Yayıncılık A.Ş, Digitürk Krea İçerik Hizmetleri ve Prodüksiyon A.Ş, Global Telif Hakları Yap. Tic. A.Ş.
3- Information Systems: Netaş Telekomünikasyon A.Ş., Ekin Teknoloji Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. P.I Works TR Bilişim Hizmetleri Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş.
4- Communication Services: Türksat Uydu Haberleşme Kablo TV ve İşletme A.Ş., Millenicom Telekominikasyon Hizmetleri A.Ş, Türknet İletişim Hizmetleri A.Ş.
5- Engineering Services: Ford Otomotiv Sanayi A.Ş, Türk Hava Yolları Teknik A.Ş, Aselsan A.Ş.
6- Contracting Services: Çalık Enerji Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş, GAP İnşaat Yatırım ve Dış Tic. A.Ş, Yapı Merkezi İnşaat ve Sanayi A.Ş.
7- Technical Consultancy Services: Yüksel Proje Uluslararası A.Ş, Temelsu Uluslararası Mühendislik Hizmetleri A.Ş, Ural Mühendislik A.Ş.
8- Healthcare Services: Acıbadem Sağlık Grubu A.Ş, Medical Park Mlp. Sağlık Hizmetleri A.Ş, Healthcare Facility of Johns Hopkins Anadolu Training and Social Assistance Foundation
9- Tourism Services: Odeon Turizm İşletmeciliği A.Ş, Kilit Global Turizm Seyahat Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş, Antalya Pegas Otelcilik Limited Şirketi.
10- Freight and Logistic Systems: Netlog Lojistik Grubu A.Ş, Taha Kargo Dış Ticaret A.Ş, Ekol Lojistik A.Ş.
11- Passenger Transportation Services: Türk Hava Yolları Anonim Ortaklığı A.Ş, Pegasus Hava Taşımacılığı A.Ş, Sun Ekspres Havacılık A.Ş.