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4. Sep 2020 | Raw materials

IGL Coatings announces strategic partnership with Yamaclar in Turkey

IGL Coatings has announced a strategic partnership with Yamaclar Detailing as its exclusive distributor in Turkey.

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Through the partnership with Yamaclar, IGL Coatings’ products will be exclusively distributed in Turkey. Image source: MIPImages – (symbol image).

Through this partnership with Yamaclar, IGL Coatings’ products will be exclusively distributed, promoted, and marketed in Turkey.

As IGL Coatings tells, the Turkish government has been investing heavily in the future of its automotive industry, as shown by the recent launch of incentive schemes and the release of the first prototype of homegrown cars. Keong Chun Chieh, CEO of IGL Coatings, explains that the governmental initiatives, "encourage a thriving automotive and supporting industries, such as the automotive aftermarket industry."

"The introduction of the entire range of IGL Coatings products through Yamaclar, the market leader in automotive car care products, is definitely exciting as it paves the way for strong growth in Turkey,” said Keong.

Automotive paints since 1979

Yamaclar is a multi-generational Turkish company. Their history in automotive paint began in 1979, led by the Company’s founder, Mustafa Yamac. In 2011, they expanded to include car care products.

"We are already building strong foundations for the IGL Coatings brand and I believe strongly in the IGL Coatings brand and products and what it stands for,” explained Alphan Yamac, CEO of Yamaclar. "Especially where we share the same passion for innovation and pioneering new and exciting technologies,” he continued.

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