Some of the Turkish brands are so big that their names are known all over the world. Let’s see which brands are the biggest names in Turkey.
Turkish Airlines is the largest Turkish brand. Its brand value is more than 753 million dollars. It is the national airline company of Turkey as the name suggests. Turkish Airlines was founded in 1933. It is one of the world’s most known airline companies and the largest mainline carrier in the world by the number of passenger destinations. The airline serves more than 124 countries. Turkey’s most valuable brand is recognized as a success outside its national borders as well.
Ziraat Bank is a state-owned bank in Turkey founded in 1863. It is the biggest bank in Turkey. According to a report on the Top 1000 World Banks, Ziraat Bank ranked 115th. Since the 1930's Ziraat Bank played an important role in financing agriculture in Turkey, and the bank provides a variety of services to businesses of any size, corporate and retail customers.
Established in 1947, Garanti is an integrated financial services group operating in all aspects of the banking sector nationally as well as overseas. Garanti Bank is the second-largest private bank in Turkey with US$104.1 billion consolidated assets. It offers a wide range of financial services to its 15.8 million customers with an award-winning Customer Communication Centre.
Turkcell is the leading mobile phone operator of Turkey, based in Istanbul. The company has more than 70 million subscribers. It is one of the world's biggest companies, according to the list published by Fortune magazine.
Arçelik is the home appliances brand of Koç Holding. They produce small home appliances, refrigerators, dishwashers, vacuum cleaners, coffee makers, all kinds of electronics you need at home. Arçelik is actively operating in more than 100 countries with its 13 international subsidiaries and over 4,500 branches in Turkey.
Türk Telekom is a formerly state-owned Turkish telecommunications company. Türk Telekom provides telecommunication services like GSM, Internet. More than 15 million Turkish people use Türk Telekom in their homes or as their gsm operator. The company also holds the naming rights to Türk Telekom Stadium, home to one of the biggest football clubs in Turkey, Galatasaray.
Akbank is a private bank in Turkey that belongs to the Sabancı Family. It is one of the largest banks in Turkey. Akbank has ranked as The Most Valuable Banking Brand in Turkey in 2018.