Having started its operations at the Adapazarı Göktepe factory in 1979, Gizem Frit today continues its operations in its fully-automated, state-of-the-art facilities located in the 2nd Organized Industrial Zone in the Hendek town of Sakarya. On an area of 60 thousand square meters, with a closed area of 30 thousand square meters, Gizem Frit manufactures frits and pigments used as intermediate raw materials for decorative and protective coating of materials such as sheet metal, stainless steel, aluminum, cast, ceramic tile, sanitary ware, porcelain, medical porcelain, and glass.


As an evidence to Gizem Frit’s leadership in the industry, the company’s R&D and quality control laboratories are equipped with state-of-the-art technology and these laboratories possess the technical competence required to test and analyze every mineral and both inorganic and organic structures. They are open to all academics as well as to suppliers, customers, and industry representatives that adopt the principle of high quality.

Reaching a production capacity of 132,500 tons in 2017, Gizem Frit is among the major industrial corporations of Sakarya and Turkey with its 350 employees, customers in 55 countries in 5 continents, and an exports capacity of more than USD 40 million.

Gizem Frit is a local and global leader in the industry thanks to its experience reaching 40 years, innovative approach, and experienced, devoted, and strong R&D team. In addition to production, the company also offers the best service to its customers 7/24 with local technical teams built exclusively for each geographical region, especially abroad.

Ak-Kim Kimya San. ve Tic. A.Ş., which was established in 1977 in Yalova and expanded its operations to various locations in Turkey, acquired Gizem Frit, one of the world’s largest enamel and ceramic frit producers, and thus entered a new market.