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The Largest Salt Producer of Turkey: Koyuncu Salt Company

Koyuncu Salt is a modern factory that is the largest salt producer and has the biggest market share in Turkey. Koyuncu Salt located in the Salt Lake area is also among the world’s few salt exporters with its high-quality salt production.

Koyuncu Salt Enterprise, the leading company in the salt production sector in Turkey, has the aim of being among the top 5 successful companies worldwide known. Besides, by using eco-friendly technologies and natural resources, strives to leave us a livable future.

What Type of Salt Is Produced?

As a pioneering company in salt production, Koyuncu Salt produces a wide range of prod-ucts from table salt to de-icing road salt. Every kind of salt product has its own usage area and benefits as well.

Koyuncu Salt Factory prefers the method of solar evaporation in the production process and through this, produces an average of 1.5 million tons of raw salt annually. While producing half of Turkey’s salt needs, Koyuncu Salt makes a contribution to global salt exportation.

The stages of salt production could be listed as follows: recrystallization, evaporation, salt excavation, factory, crushing, washing, and drying essentially.

• Natural Raw Salt

Natural raw salt is a salt type that is procured from Salt Lake in Koyuncu Salt Factory. Raw salt does not undergo any additional process to be used. With its cleanliness, naturality, and pure white form, it could be preferred in any area and sector needed trustfully.

• Industrial Salt

Industrial salt, as known as washed salt, is mainly used in various industries as can be un-derstood from its title. The textile industry, chemical industry, oil industry, and the department of public services are the major sectors in which industrial salt works effectively.

• De-Icing Road Salt

In winter, snow and ice become the main problems of the cities and roads. One of the cheap-est and easy to apply methods is melting the snow with de-icing salt and it is widely used all over the world.

The working principle of the salt material is melting the ice down and causing a transformation to salt water. Because the saltwater has a low freeze point, it manages to protect the road, streets, and entrances of houses.

• Food Salt

Food salt or table salt is one of the most used and known types in salt production. As the unique taste of our meals, table salt has its place in salt consumption. Salt intake is neces-sary for all human beings provided not to overdo it. According to preference, different grain sizes in table salt such as fine salt, extra fine salt, or coarse salt can be used in the kitchens.

• Liquid Salt

Liquid salt is a type of salt having a heat capacity and electricity conduction ability. Produced in the facilities of Koyuncu Salt, liquid salt is used in the textile sector mainly.

• Animal Feeding Salt

The only living creatures which need salt for their health maintenance are not humans. Our animal friends also need salt consumption for their growth and development. Thus, the licking blocks and granular form salt products are used for animal feeding as they are included in the daily vitamins and minerals that many animals require to take. Besides, salt feeding supports their immune system and helps them be healthier.

• Water Softening/Water Treatment Salt

Water treatment salt is a product developed as a solution to the increasing water consump-tion in industrial areas. Possible water shortages and lack of water sources are the main rea-sons for reusing wastewater.

Salt plays a key role in terms of recycling wastewater and saving natural sources for the fu-ture. As the basic component of water treatment, water softening salt can be used in the houses as an individual precaution.

• Drilling Salt

The main purpose of drilling salt is to provide help for the drilling processes of the oil indus-tries in general. Koyuncu Salt produces high amounts of drilling salt for international compa-nies dealing with oil and this salt product has a significant place in salt exportation.

• Pool Salt

Cleanliness, hygiene, and purity are the crucial factors that a swimming pool should have in terms of safety. Pool salt production is quite beneficial for those who desire a clean and healthy swimming experience. Pool salt reduces the hardness of the water and expectedly removes the harmful organisms from the pool.

Salt Library

This part of the website of Koyuncu Salt Company which is the world-class salt producer and the largest salt exporter of Turkey provides beneficial information on many topics that may interest you. You can find answers to every question you wonder about salt material in our blog contents in Salt Library.