With versatile production opportunities, rich natural resources and high quality of life İzmir is a pioneering city both in Turkey and in the world. İzmir also has great potential in agriculture, industry and service sectors. The city is also in development in terms of export, a leading indicator or economy.
İzmir constitutes 5.3% of Turkey with a 4,113,072 population in 2015. The city ranks 3rd among 81 cities both in terms of size and socioeconomic development. İzmir is also an attraction center for the investors with its logistics infrastructure, qualified workforce and multi-sector structure.