Kale Group pioneered the formation of the ceramics industry in Turkey and has become an industry giant internationally with its investments. It has grown through investments in machinery and equipment manufacturing, defence, chemistry, electrical appliances, energy, information technology (IT), transportation, tourism and food industries. Kale Group comprises 17 companies and has over 5,000 employees in Turkey, Italy and Russia. Kale Group is Europe's third and the world's 12th largest ceramics tile manufacturer. Kale Group provides its products to consumers in over 100 countries via more than 400 sales points.