ABOUT

Our Vision

Our vision is to become a leading company in gold mining sector in Turkey and international platform.

Our Mission

To carry out sustainable gold mining operations to contribute country’s economy  by using best available technology and displaying  highest environmental performance and showing respect  to the local people in a mutual trust

Our Values

  • To act in transparent manner and respect the values of employees and community.
  • To show readiness for continuous development
  • To regard Job Safety, Environment and Social License to be the integral part of the work.
  • To provide support in pursuit of excellence
  • To support effective participation in team work and strong communication
  • To follow and implement technological changes.

History

Koza Gold Operations Company is a Turkish company founded to explore and operate gold mines in our country. KOZA IPEK GROUP has acquired all the shares of Normandy Madencilik A.S. from Newmont Mining Corporation Limited in March 2005 thus becoming first Turkish company in the history of Republic of Turkey to realize gold production in this country

Company’s Ovacik Gold Mine situated at Bergama, Izmir has been a key factor in turning the country’s big gold potential into economical gain and it is the first gold mine operated in the Republic of Turkey. With its current productions at  Izmir (Bergama) Ovacik, Izmir (Dikili)-Cukuralan, Izmir- Coraklitepe, Gumushane-Mastra, Eskisehir-Kaymaz and Kayseri-Himmetdede mines, Koza plans to increase the productions by putting mine reserves into operation in near future at Aegean and East Anatolian regions in Turkey.

Koza Gold Operations Company with its current projects and other projects, which will be developed in future aims to carry out transparent and durable gold mining by employing the best available high environmental standards and establishing mutual trust with the local people, and respecting their values and in doing so, to integrate economical and social development with protection of environment from the very first day it has started to operate. Koza has significantly added valued to Turkish economy while carrying out its activities to achieve its target.  Koza Gold Operations Inc has shown great development in terms of production, resources and reserves worldwide and since it has commenced its activities, it rapidly increases the production, recruitment of employees and number of operations.