Organized Industrial Zones are being established for the purposes of disciplining the industrial installations, improve development plans of cities and regions, improve efficiency and benefits, facilitate industrialization in less developed regions, control misuse of agricultural land, provide common, more effective and efficient infrastructural, environmental and other facilities and reduce pollution.
Ministry of Industry and Technology holds a register of industrial installations, based on the Law No. 6948 on Industrial Register. This register is in a dynamic form with instantaneous entries and deletions. According to the data obtained in this register, which is not an official statistics unit, the ratio of the domestic and foreign sale values of the products produced by the enterprises operating in the organized industrial zones to all industrial enterprises registered in the industrial registeris 19% for 2015, 24% for 2016 and 25% for 2017.