Ilknak is a subsidiary of Nireus, the largest producer of Mediterranean farmed fish globally with production facilities in Greece, Spain and Turkey and exports to 40 countries. Ilknak was established in 1996 and is one of the few integrated producers of seabass and seabream in Turkey. The company operates a modern hatchery, 2 fish farms and a packaging unit granted the EU export code. Its facilities are located in Denizkoy, Dikili, 100 km north of Izmir and its main offices are in Izmir.
Ilknak has a dominant position in the juveniles market in Turkey and a capacity for the production of 20 million juveniles of seabass and seabream. Its juveniles are renowned for their high quality, health and growth rate. Ilknak also produces a variety of market size farmed fish: seabass, seabream, sharpsnout bream, meagre and shi drum. Ilknak’s products are well-known for their high quality, reliability of service and are available fresh year round. All Ilknak’s products are marketed in the local market and abroad through Miramar, a trading company established in 2006. Ilknak adheres to the industry’s strictest standards for quality, safety, traceability, social responsibility and commitment to the environment and has been certified by the independent international organizations ISO, OHSAS, BRC and Global G.A.P.