Göze Mersin Integrated Facilities




*In 2003 the construction of the factory had started in Mersin and one year later the production has begun.


*It is located close to the Mersin port. The facility consists of 30.000 m2 open and 12.000 m2 closed area, in total 42.000 m2.


*The facility has equipped with the Buhler technology and with Canada or German imported machines and equipments. Göze Mersin Integrated Facility is named as the first facility in Turkey with its vertical concrete silos.


*Göze Mersin Integrated Facility contains paddy factory, lentils factory, bulgur factory, legumes sieving and packing factory.


*In all factories, all products have been produced and packed without hand touch under our food engineer’s supervision.


*90-100 employees are working in production and management department.


Paddy Factory


* Paddy milling factory which has been equipped with the Buhler Technology (including P/L SİS) has 15 tons of milling capacity per hour. (Packing: 10-25-50 Kg bags).


*By taking advantage of international trade of the district, after processing the raw materials which have been supplied from domestic and abroad sellers we answer our customers’ demands from this facility. We supply our raw material which is paddy from two main sources. Either we import from USA, Egypt, Australia, China or we buy from domestic producers which are usually from Trakya, Gönen and Blacksea Area.


*Turkey needs to import at least 300.000 tons of rice in a year. By importing paddy instead of rice, we both provide all byproducts (broken rice, bran and husk) to stay in Turkey and provide employment by realizing labor in Turkey.


*With the object of presenting qualified products to our customers, the processed products are passed through metal eliminator, destoner and sortex (separator by color) machines and packed without hand touch.


Lentils Factory


*Red lentils factory which has been equipped with the Buhler technology having a computerized and totally automatic production and has 15tons/hour capacity in the second block of vertical concrete silo consisting of Canada and Germany imported machine and equipments.


*Among the directly bought red lentils from the local producer, samples are taken by our quality control staff and food engineers for the acceptance of raw material. Then their moisture, yield and the amount of aflotoxine which is a powerful toxin and which has an important risk for human health are searched. If they are eligible for the quality criteria, they are processed on automatic machines without hand touch by passing through metal eliminator, destoner and 4 different sortex machines, calibrated, disinfected and packed individually as red split lentil and red lentil football in order to provide quality products to our customers.


Bulgur Factory


* Bulgur Factory in which local and German Buhler technologies are used, computerized and totally automatic production is made and being the first facility in its field with these features has a wheat processing capacity of 8 tons/hour.


*In Mersin, whereby this factory 45.000tons of bulgur is being produced in a year.


*As raw material product depositories, in total there are 8 vertical steel and concrete silos each one having 800 tons of capacity. Moreover we have totally 3.000 tons of depositories in the building for finished and semi-finished products.


*Wheat which is the raw material for bulgur is directly supplied from Central Anatolia and Southeastern Anatolia regions.


*The processed products are passed through metal eliminators, destoner and Z series 4 channel sortex machines and then packed without hand touch. All products including byproducts, besides being an input to the economy of the country, they contribute also as a raw material or finished products to the poultry industry.


Legumes Sieving and Packing Factory



* This facility in which German Buhler Technology is used, computerized and totally automatic production is made and being the first facility in its field with these features has a sieving production capacity of 20 tons/hour for three lines. (172.800 tons/year)


*After passing through the sieving, calibration facilities and quality test all of the legumes varieties (dermason beans, kidney beans, string beans, ramhead chickpeas, pumpkin chickpeas, green and red lentils) processed through metal eliminator, destoner and 2 different sortex machines, and then packed without hand touch.