The largest open pit copper mine of Turkey
Acacia Mining was founded in 2007. The company established partnership with İlbak Holding before 2011 and Akfen Group became a 30% shareholder of the company in 2016. The company currently operates under the name Acacia Mining, as a partnership of Akfen Holding, İlbak Holding and İzbir Mining Inc. Acacia Mining, is operating the Gökırmak copper mine project in Kastamonu province.
With a totally local capital investment, this partnership strengthens its infrastructure, without any restrictions, in order to be able to use the natural resources of our nation at maximum efficiency, and also continues to display its efforts at JORC standards, with a sustainable mining vision respecting ethical values.
Acacia Mining, one of major mining project in Turkey, began production in March 2019.