Turkey

Turkey is the ONLY ship recycling nation that has ratified the Hong Kong International Convention for the Safe and Environmentally Sound Recycling of Ships.

  • A sizeable rise in volume of vessels in 2010
  • Turkey is a logical choice for Naval, State and EU flag vessels in the EU region that by law require recycling only in the OECD region

KEY VALUES

  • Member of OECD
  • Small LDT and under tow vessels
  • Key market for Green ship recycling

DISADVANTAGESs

  • Low Prices

BEST MARKET FOR

  • Small and/or naval vessels located in Europe/Med

GREEN RECYCLING

  • Fifteen yards have ISO certifications