BIRKO GROUP OF COMPANIES
BIRKO INC., founded in
1972 with the initiatives of few Koyunlu Town members, has now been
grown into BIRKO GROUP with its subdivisions BIRKO INC.,
BIRKOKOYUNLU INC., BIRKO ENERGY INC. and KOYUNLU TEKSTIL INC. BIRKO GROUP has exceeded the expectations of the founders by outgrowing
tremendous proportions and now is the source of employment for many
people in and out of the Koyunlu/Niğde area.
started in 1975, the initial production of cotton yarn was only
intended and sold for the domestic market. But now, BIRKO GROUP with
its annual export of $20-25 million US Dollars, is one of the
prominent players in the nations textile industry. The export market
spans from east to west, of which European countries presents the
largest market share. In 1981 Woollen establishments started
functioning under BIRKO INC. Then BIRKOKOYUNLU INC. was formed to
better serve in the carpet sector for the domestic market as well as
the international market. The success of BIRKOYUNLU INC. has been
increasing to a better level.
One of the other group
companies is KOYUNLU TEKSTIL INC., that was founded in 1981. KOYUNLU
TEKSTIL INC. markets Koyunlu Carpets nationwide with its wide
GROUP started another journey with the purpose of producing its own
energy requirement. BIRKO ENERGY INC. was founded in the year 2000
and started generating an annual electrical energy supply of
86.000.000 kwh. BIRKO GROUP is still investing in further projects.
The second combed yarn mill of 13.000 spindles was put into
operation in April 2002 and combed compact yarn mill was initiated
in May 2003 under the establishment of BIRKO INC.