Aegean Exporters' Association (EIB) was founded in 1939 in Izmir comprising 12 sectors in the fields of
- aqua and animal products;
- dried fruits;
- olive and olive oil;
- forestry and wooden products;
- fresh fruits and vegetables;
- textiles and raw materials;
- leather and leather products;
- ferrous and non-ferrous metals.
With over 7.500 member companies. The annual exports realized by the members of all 12 Associations account for 8.1% of Turkey’s total exports with 12.2 Billion $.