Established in 1981 as an extension of Ceyhan fertilizer plant for the purpose of raw material supply, Toros Terminal started at a later stage to serve third persons too. In 1986, Toros Terminal Servisleri ve Denizcilik A.Ş. (Toros Terminal & Maritime Co., Inc.) was established with the aim of establishing and operating the terminal, rendering handling and storage service for different product lines, and conducting maritime transport activities. The company has become one of the major players in this industry following the expansion of Toros Terminal 1990 and acquisition of Samsun Terminal in 2006.
Founded in 2005, Toros Gemi Acenteliği ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Toros Ship Agency Services Co., Inc.) serves as a broker for the ships that carry cargoes to Ceyhan and Samsun Terminals. The company also offers pilotage and waste disposal services. Besides, the company ensures the inspection and coordination of the pilotage and towing services that are offered both at its own terminal and at circumjacent wharfs and terminals.
Having started its operations in 1998, TAYSEB - Toros Adana Yumurtalık Serbest Bölgesi Kurucu ve İşleticisi A.Ş. (Toros Adana Yumurtalık Free Zone Founder and Operator Co., Inc.) is the founder and operator of Adana Yumurtalık Free Zone that is established on an area of 4,5 million square meter in the same region with Toros Terminal. Located at an appropriate place in terms of both its geographical position and transportation opportunities, TAYSEB is the first and only free zone of Turkey that is designed for heavy industry.
Hishtil-Toros Fidecilik Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Hishtil-Toros Seedling Industry and Trade Co., Inc.) was established in 1995 as a joint venture of Toros Agri and Hishtil companies in order to produce high quality seedling demanded by the agricultural industry. The company plays a pioneering role in combating against soil-transmitted diseases that lead to loss of yield and quality of production by using up-to-date GSPP (Good Seed and Plant Practices) protocol in most of its greenhouses. Continuing its operations in technologically improved greenhouses in Antalya and Adana, the company produces 130 million pieces of regular and 20 million pieces of grafted seedling annually.
Black Sea Gübre ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Black Sea Fertilizer and Trade Co., Inc.) was established in 2012 in partnership with OCP, Morocco’s largest state company and a leading player in the global fertilizer market, to take advantage of the Samsun Production Plant’s strategic location on the Black Sea and, in particular, to sell phosphate fertilizers to Black Sea, Balkan and Central Asian countries.
Toros Tarım Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. (Toros Agri-Industry and Trade Co., Inc.) was established in 1974 for the purpose of producing fertilizer. The company commissioned its first production facility in 1981 in Ceyhan, enhanced its production possibilities by acquiring Akdeniz Gübre in 1990 and Samsun Gübre in 2005, and has become Turkey’s leading fertilizer producer with the biggest capacity. Apart from plant nutrients, Toros Agri serves in other fields such as seed growing, grains and feedstuff trading, bag production, liquid fuel distribution and power generation.