Oerlikon Opens Store In Turkey

Oerlikon Textile Components, Switzerland, has opened its first store in Istanbul, Turkey. The fully
equipped store offers Oerlikon’s product portfolio – including Accotex and Texparts components,
consumables and spare parts – to Turkey’s staple spinning industry. The store’s opening ceremony
was held at the International Textile Machinery Exhibition (ITM) 2009, held recently in

Kazim Erdogan will be the main contact person as well as the onsite distributor. A staff of
trained experts will be on hand to assist customers.

Oerlikon plans to open a second store in Kahramanmarafl, Turkey.

July/August 2009