the province of Tokat where 38% of its area is composed of agricultural lands, all kinds of fruits
and vegetables that can be grown in our country except
citrus fruits can be grown. An annual average of 2 million 269 thousand tons can be produced in 82 kinds of products in total. It has been observed that
49.1% of the population is employed in the agricultural sector, and 18% of the total employment works in the food
and machinery manufacturers have an important share in the manufacturing industry, which started in the 1960's in the Zile district and developed in the following years.
The fact that the region
is rich in agriculture and livestock products
due to its
physical structure and geographical conditions contributes to the development
of the food sector. It has pioneered the establishment
of workshops dealing with the malfunctions
and maintenance of food manufacturers' machinery, and a development that extends to the
revision and machine manufacturing of these workshops in the future.
at the member profile of our chamber in general;
The superiority of the members' fields
of activity in food, agriculture and sub-industry can be seen. Agricultural areas have come to
the fore in the city, and
the industry has specialized in food and agriculture industry accordingly. It is observed that a great acceleration
has been gained especially in the production of food, agriculture and machinery industry.
addition, wood products, furniture and apparel manufacturing
are among the prominent sectors
in the region.
quarries and natural stone deposits
are also important for the
region. Tokat has 20% of marble
reserves in Turkey. It is obvious that
there is a preferred beige marble reserve
with its hardness close to granite, homogeneous color structure and solid block