Buffalo, NY area businesses might be interested in the American Center and Corner in Bursa,Turkey. The ACCB could be their gateway to new import, export, travel, tourism and research opportunities within Turkey. “The mission of each American Center and Corner in Turkey is to be a partner in promoting mutual understanding between the United States and Turkey.” The nation of Turkey possesses one of the world’s fastest growing economies.
The City of Buffalo has had a Sister/Twinned City arrangement with Yildirim, Bursa since 2010. ”Yıldırım is a a metropolitan district in the centre of Bursa in Turkey. The district was named after Ottoman Sultan Bayezid I. It was founded in 1987 and it has a size of 399 km². The Sultan Bayezid I’s nickname was Yıldırım, which means thunderbolt in Turkish.”
Bursa is home to manufacture and production of automobiles, automobile parts, steel products, power and communication cables, dairy products, textiles, and is home to one of the largest universities in Turkey.
“Uludag University (Turkish: Uludağ Üniversitesi) is a university located in Bursa, Turkey. The research and education conducted by the university have an emphasis on medicine, engineering, natural sciences and art. In particular, Faculty of Medicine and Mechanical Engineering Department of Faculty of Engineering and Architecture have the most populated staff employed as academicians. The official language of instruction at Uludag University is Turkish and English.”
For more information:
Coordinator: Ezgi Yılmaz Guha
Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry
Address: Organize Sanayi Bölgesi Mavi Cadde, 2. Sokak No:2
Nilüfer, 16159 Bursa / Turkey
Phone: 90 (224) 275 16 90
Fax: 90 (224) 275 16 98
Web Site: www.btso.org.tr/americancorner