51
YEARS EXPERIENCE
550
EMPLOYEES
95K
CLOSED PRODUCTION AREA
75
CLOSED PRODUCTION AREA
About us

Karbosan


Karbosan, Turkey’s first manufacturer of abrasive products, started its production activities in Istanbul Halkalı in 1967 with a workforce of 40 employees, established on an area of ​​9.000 m2.

Today, a total of 550 employees and 125.000 m2 area, Istanbul Halkalı and Tekirdağ Çerkezköy factories are offering quality, reliable and high performance products to more than 75 countries in 6 continents.

Thanks to investments in innovation and R&D studies, Karbosan has a wide range of products for perfect surfaces.

With 51 years of experience in the production of high quality abrasive products, Karbosan has built on its system to meet the needs and expectations of its customers with high performance, from raw material supply to after-sales services.

Karbosan is the first company in Turkey to produce abrasives according to the ISO Quality Management System and the first Turkish company to be a member of European Abrasive Manufacturers Federation (FEPA) and Abrasive Safety Organization (OSA) with high quality production.

The quality of Karbosan product range is certified by Turkish Standards Institute as TS EN 12413 for bonded abrasives and TS EN 13743 for coated abrasives.
5.04.1969
 

Karbosan, the first Turkish company that produces abrasive products, was founded.

Started production in bonded abrasive industry with 40 workers at its 9.000 m2 covered area factory in Halkalı, İstanbul.

7.07.1975
 

Karbosan, the first company in Turkey that produces vitrified, resin and magnesit bonded abrasive pr

The first company in Turkey that produces vitrified and resin bonded abrasive products.

6.01.2000
 

Karbosan, the first company producing abrasive products in Turkey according to ISO Quality Managemen

The first company producing abrasive products in Turkey according to ISO Quality Management System.

15.03.2001
 

Karbosan, the first company that was entitled to be a member of FEPA, Federation of European Produce

The first company that was entitled to be a member of FEPA, Federation of European Producers of Abrasives.

15.08.2002
 

Karbosan, the first abrasive factory in Turkey that was entitled to be a member of OSA

The first abrasive factory in Turkey that was entitled to be a member of OSA, Organization of Safety of Abrasives.

15.11.2009
 

Karbosan established one of the most modern factories of coated abrasives production in the world.

Karbosan established one of the world’s most modern factories for coated abrasives production, located in Çerkezköy, Tekirdağ.

15.11.2017
 

Karbosan is the leader company of the abrasive industry in Turkey since 1967.

Karbosan is celebrating its 50th anniversary as a strong player in abrasive industry.

 

Principle and Policy

Our Policy

Our Mission

Our mission is to be an honest and continously growing,  leader company that gives dignity to our country and its people and that cares environmental values and social culture.