ABOUT US > Kordsa

Established in 1973 as a subsidiary of Sabancı Holding, Kordsa is the leading manufacturer of industrial nylon and polyester yarn, tire cord fabric and single end cord. The success story started in İzmit-Turkey in 1973 with Sabancı Holding's tire cord manufacturing plant investment. Through the years, Kordsa became the market leader in Turkey and accumulated a great know-how on reinforcement materials. Owing to the market leadership and strong knowledge base on reinforcement processes, the company became the global market leader empowered by its strategic approach to tire reinforcement market.

Kordsa provides high quality service and end to end solutions with a high level of technical competency. The main objective of the company is to "progress with innovative value added technologies" by continuously investing in its customers, its shareholders and its employees. Worldwide the company is the acclaimed holder of "The Reinforcer" title, thanks to its market leader position, its strong global footprint, its technological leadership and its experience on reinforcement.

"Today, Kordsa, whose story started in Turkey, spread on the whole world with its products. Every one in two automobile tires and every two in three aircraft tires are globally reinforced by Kordsa."

Kordsa, redefining the industry with its "reinforcement" positioning, has started to expand its business area into new fields. The company is developing in construction and composite industries by leveraging its expertise on tire reinforcement and technology gathered since 1973.