Yasar Izmir, Turkey
YEAR ESTABLISHED: 1927
REVENUE: $266 million
• Decorative paints • Construction paints • Industrial paints • Furniture paints
• Automotive paints • Marine paints
Mehmet Aktas, Yasar Holding’s Paint Group CEO; Ahmet Yigitbası, president DYO Boya.
Yasar Coatings Group is of the leading paint producers in Turkey. Consisting of five companies led by Dyo Boya, it serves the market with 1,000 different products. Under the brand names Dyo and Dewilux, Yasar Coatings Group employs approximately 1,100 people and exports its products to 40 countries. The group’s export markets are located primarily in Central Asia, the Middle East, Europe and Russia. Investments for 2014 include Dyo Powder Coatings Facility and Dyo Africa LLC. The powder coatings facility is located in Turgutlu Organized Industrial Zone and will have an initial capacity of six tons. Dyo Africa was founded in Cairo, Eqypt to handle the production marketing and sales in the construction, automotive and furniture segments in the Africa and Middle East Markets.