Having started its operations in 1980, Matel Hammadde Sanayi ve Ticaret A.Ş. was established in the beginning to solely meet the raw material demand of Serel Seramik. However with commissioning of new mine sites, it started selling to other organizations and exporting by strengthening its mine reserve and technical staff.
Today, Matel performs 600.000 tons of production and its mines located in seven different cities across the country.
Having ISO 9001: 2000 Quality Management System Certificate, the company has 19 mines, Clay Filtering Facility with a capacity of 15.000 tons/year, Silica Sand Treatment Facility with a capacity of 40.000 tons/year, Micronized Mineral Grinding Facilities and fully equipped Laboratory with advanced technology and three different Mineral Crushing and Preparation Facilities with a total capacity of 500.000 tons.
Along with the sales growth and variety in the product range, MATEL also interested in mining industry, coal and marble. Being a pioneer of using the syenite mineral in ceramic sector led Matel to accomplish various new invetsments which are Clay Filtering Facility, Bilecik Raw Material Grinding Facility, Milas Feldspat Grinding Facility, Bilecik Laboratory, Bursa Syenite Grinding Facility, Silica Sand Treatment Facility and finally Bilecik Hard Mineral Milling Facilities established in 2000.
RESPECT TO SOCIETY AND ENVIRONMENT
Matel’ s sensitive approach towards environment and society, has been awarded by İstanbul Chamber of Commerce in 2000 with 'ISO Industrial Enterprises Environmental Encouragement Award'.
Having a reliable position and reputation in mining and ceramic sector, Matel aims to grow increasingly not only in domestic sales but also in international market.