Çayeli Bakır is located on the Black Sea coast of Turkey approximately 7 kilometers inland from the coastal town of Çayeli and adjacent to the town of Madenli. For over 20 years Çayeli Bakır has produced copper and zinc concentrates from our underground mine that we market and ship to our customers throughout the world.
Çayeli Bakır’s Bilge Karınca (The Wise Ant) Project for KidsÇayeli Bakır, an underground mining company of Turkey, aims to improve safety awareness in kids with a new social responsibility project called “Bilge Karınca” (the Wise Ant). The first presentation of the project prepared in cooperation with the District National Education Directorate took place at the 9 Mart Elementary School.moreA meaningful visit to Çayeli BakırRize Governor Kemal Çeber and the District Governor of Pazar, Ayhan Terzi, visited Çayeli Bakır, one of Turkey’s exemplary mining operations. Governor Çeber, who made the visit accompanied by his wife and children, thanked Çayeli Bakır for its sensitivity to the environment and the social responsibility work undertaken by the company.moreÇayeli Bakır wins Social Dialogue AwardÇayeli Bakır, one of Turkey’s exemplary mining companies, has achieved an award for its efforts in communicating with employees and industrial relations applications in the Best Application of Company Level Social Dialogue Competition organized by the Ministry of Family, Employment and Social Services (MFESS) and the International Labor Organization (ILO).moreÇayeli Bakır met with Rize’s press on January 10 Working Journalists DayÇayeli Bakır, one of Turkey’s underground mining companies, hosted press members working in Rize at a dinner organized for January 10 Working Journalists Day.moreBüyükdere Valley Rural Development Co-op received a new building from Çayeli BakırBüyükdere Valley Rural Development Co-op, carrying out their Apiculture Development Project works in a temporary settlement since its establishment, received a new building as a donation from Çayeli Bakır.moreÇayeli Bakır’ Training on Technology Addiction in Cooperation with Green Crescent SocietyÇayeli Bakır, conducting its works with social responsibility since the day of its establishment, organized “Training on Technology Addiction” in cooperation with Madenli Municipality and Green Crescent Society.moreÇayeli Bakır rebuilt Çamlıca Mahallesi MosqueÇayeli Bakır, one of Turkey’s underground mining enterprises, rebuilt and reopened for service one of the oldest mosques in the region, Çamlıca Mahallesi Mosque, which was originally built in 1947.moreÇayeli Bakır’s story is now a documentary (Screening)The premiere of “Beyond The Ore”, documentary telling the story of Çayeli Bakır, took place at Rize Tea Film Festival on Saturday, September 22, attended by Çayeli District Governor Mehmet Öztürk, Rize Deputy Mayor Sultan Yılmaz, Rize Assistant Mayor Coşkun Yeğen, Çayeli Deputy Mayor Yusuf Ziya Şerifoğlu, Çayeli District Police Commissioner Naci Atasever, Madenli Mayor Necip Yazıcı, Büyükköy Mayor Hamza Saruhan and other distinguished guests.moreÇayeli Bakır’s story is now a documentaryThe story of Çayeli Bakır, Turkey’s underground mining enterprises, is being told in a fascinating documentary. “Beyond The Ore” not only shows the natural beauty of the Black Sea region, but also reveals the working environment that has been synonymous with safety in Rize for years.moreÇayeli Bakır - the first private mining company with an Authorised Economic Operator CertificateÇayeli Bakır, one of the underground mining organisations of Turkey, has become the first private mining organisation to earn the right to receive the Authorised Economic Operator Certificate, issued by the Ministry of Customs and Trade.more"Fundamental Mining Training" from Çayeli BakırThe “Fundamental Mining Training” programme, which Çayeli Bakır has been conducting with an awareness of its social responsibility, and which was organised for the 8th time this year, has been concluded successfully.moreÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri comes together with the local press in Rize on Journalists’ DayÇayeli Bakır, one of the underground mining operations in Turkey, played host to the members of the press who work in Rize, on 10 January Working Journalists’ Day.moreChange of Flag Bearer in the Management of Çayeli BakırIain Anderson, who came together with local journalists to say goodbye as a result of the change of duties at a senior level, which has taken place at Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri (ÇBİ), announced that Murat Güreşçi has been appointed as the acting General Manager of ÇBİ.moreCayeli Bakir celebrates Miners’ Day with its employeesÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri (CBI), one of the underground mining operations of Turkey, celebrated International Miners’ Day on 4 December, together with its employees and their families. The local community showed an interest in the event, which was held in Hilmi Yazıcı Park.moreBeekeepers have set up a "Development Cooperative" in Çayeli-MadenliBeekeepers, who operate in the Madenli region of Rize, have come together and set up the “Büyükdere Valley Agricultural Development Cooperative”.moreÇayeli Bakır continues to increase the awareness of women from RizeÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri (ÇBI) trained the women living in Çayeli and Madenli, especially the wives of its employees, in order to strengthen the relationships among the family members.moreÇayeli Copper Brings The Services Out Of The Company With Its 33-Year Experience“Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri Analysis Laboratory” which has been working within Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri for 33 years has begun to offer services for institutions, organizations and individuals Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri Analysis Laboratory (ÇBI-AL).moreÇayeli Copper is raising awareness among the women of Rize on breast cancerÇayeli Copper Operations, is organizing a series of activities for all the women of Rize, especially wives of Çayeli Copper workers, in honor of October the month of Breast Cancer Awareness.moreThe wives of Çayeli Bakır employees go 600 meters undergroundÇayeli Copper Operations, an underground metal mine operator of Turkey, is organizing ‘An Underground Tour for the Wives of Employees’.moreÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri has welcomed the Governor of Rize Mr. Bektaş in the fieldÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri, one of Turkey’s leading underground metal mines has welcomed the Governor of Rize, Mr.Erdoğan Bektaş. Mr.Bektaş, has examined the 600 meters-deep underground operations on-site.moreThe Collaboration Between Madenli Municipality and Çayeli Copper, provides a Cultural Centre to MadenliHamit Bostancı Cultural Centre, founded with the collaboration between Madenli Municipality and Çayeli Copper has opened its doors.morePeryön’s HR Projects Making a Difference Award is Granted to Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleriTurkey’s most important and prestigious award in ‘Human Management’ PERYÖN Human Capital Management Award was granted to Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri, under the category of “HR Projects Making a Difference”.moreA New Room for Yeni Mahalle from Çayeli BakırYet another corporate social responsibility project has been achieved by the Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri in Madenli to reinforce the social infrastructure in the community.moreÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri Receives the Exportation and Tax Record Holder Award of RizeAs an exportation and tax record holder of Rize, an award was given by President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan on 20th of May Friday, 2016.moreÇayeli Bakır’s Business Partner Çamsar Madencilik is Given a “Class A Contractor” AwardÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri (ÇBİ) supports the development of business partners that it has obtained services from, by audits through an independent audit company. As a result of the audits conducted among the business partner contractor companies of Çayeli Bakır.moreÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri Receives the “Leader in Sustainable Mining” AwardFor the first time this year, the performances of mining companies in different countries were evaluated for the Leadership for Sustainable Mining Awards presented by the Mining Association of Canada - MAC every year.moreBook Support from Çayeli Copper Works to the Project of Qualification of Education in RizeÇayeli Copper Works donated books to the Çayeli IMKB High School, during the ceremony held on 5 March, Thursday.moreThank You Plaque From Akut Team To Çayeli BakirNasuh Mahruki has paid a courtesy visit to Çayeli Bakır General Manager on behalf of AKUT team which receives training on risks in the mines and their management in Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri in the past November.moreGovernor Yazıcı entered the New Year with Horon dance together with employees of Çayeli BakırGovernor Yazıcı, who spent the last hours of 2014 with the Horon dance together with employees of Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri in the underground, offered the New Year's cake by cutting it with his own hands.moreSurprise by Çayeli Bakır for Women’s DayÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri surprisingly announced at the event organized for employees at Rize Dedeman Hotel on March 7 that a female manager has been appointed as the head of one of the technical departments for the first time in the company's history.moreÇayeli Bakir Accelerated Its Exploration ActivitiesIndicating that the mine will expire in 2019, Çayeli Bakır İşletmeleri started executing its search for additional reserves on the license site on a wider scale.moreÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri spreads its Sustainable Development targets on a larger platformÇayeli Bakır İşletmeleri (ÇBİ) has become a member to the Business Council for Sustainable Development (SKD) which pioneers the Sustainable Development approach in the business world with its organized operations at national and international level.more