Economy

During recent years, Bingöl has achieved a momentum in terms of creating an infrastructure for investments thanks to both finished and ongoing construction of highways, developing Organized Industrial Area, the university that has developed so quickly and the airport that will be constructed soon. In terms of investment opportunities, Bingöl’s geographical location, natural beauties, rich underground resources, suitable large fields and qualified manpower for pasture farming are the other advantages of the province. Agriculture and Animal Husbandry, Mining, Energy, Tourism and Industry sectors are offering great opportunities to the investors.

Bingöl is situated in the middle of Eastern Anatolia Region in Turkey. Bingöl is at an intersection point in the eastern Turkey. The road from Ankara to Iran border and the road from South-Eastern Anatolia to the Trabzon Port in Black Sea Region intersect at Bingöl.

Invesment Incentive Certificate Statistics (2011-2014)

 

2011

2012

2013

2014

Number of investment incentive certificate

17

14

22

9

Amount of total fixed invesment (Million TL)

81

78

1.138

93

Projected total employment

543

485

683

985

Source: Ministry of Economy