World Boron Leader Eti Maden

Ab Etiproducts Oy was established in 1982 in Helsinki, Finland and is a subsidiary of Eti Maden IGM.

Our parent company, Eti Maden IGM, was established in 1935 in Turkey and is Turkey’s biggest and oldest mining company, is mainly involved in mining, metallurgical and chemical industries that are directly connected to its own mining operations.

Although Eti Maden IGM is the producer of many different kinds of minerals, metallurgical and chemical products, it is famous for being the world’s leading boron minerals and chemicals producer.

Ab Etiproducts Oy has several warehouses in Finland, Sweden, and Latvia. Besides, Ab Etiproducts Oy is managing its international sales and distribution of boron products with a well-spread logistics network.

Turkey possesses roughly two-thirds of the world’s boron mineral reserves and is the largest exporter of these minerals. Borate production is concentrated in the western part of the country (Eskishehir, Balikesir, Kutahya and Bursa).

Turkey’s boron operations are under the control of Eti Maden IGM. As the largest mining company in the country, Eti Maden IGM has been developing the country’s natural resources since its establishment in 1935. Eti Maden IGM produces a range of Refined Boron Products & Boron Minerals, such as;

Refined Boron Products

  • Boric Acid, Granular, Powder, Normal / Low / Ultra Low Sulphate,
  • Boron Oxide, Glassy, Porous
  • Etibor-48 (Disodium Tetraborate Pentahydrate),
  • Etibor-48 (Disodium Tetraborate Decahydrate),
  • Etibor-68 (Disodium Tetraborate Anhydrous),
  • Etidot-67 (Disodium Octaborate Tetrahydrate),
  • Zinc Borate

Boron Minerals

  • Colemanite (Calcium based borate),
  • Tincal (Sodium based borate),
  • Ulexite (Calcium-Sodium based borate),

In 1982, Etibank and the Finnish mining and multimetal Outokumpu group established a joint venture “Ab Etiproducts Oy” for marketing Etibank’s products on the Scandinavian market. In 1993 Outokumpu’s share was transferred to Etimine SA, a sister company of Ab Etiproducts Oy, responsible for the marketing of Turkish boron products in western Europe.

Ab Etiproducts Oy is the exclusive sales agent and distributor of Eti Maden IGM’s Boron products. Since its establishment, Ab Etiproducts Oy has gained a reputation as a reliable and competitive supplier of boron products.

The company’s exclusivity area for Turkish boron products presently covers Finland, Sweden, Norway,  Iceland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, Ukraine, Russia, Moldova, and the African continent

Besides our exclusive area, we may serve on a non-exclusive basis for the countries and territories which are not exclusively served by other sales agents of Eti Maden IGM.

AB Etiproducts OY
Piispanportti 11, 02240 Espoo, Finland
Phone: +358 9 819 444 0
Eti Maden