ALPLA entered the Turkish market in 1992 when it opened an in-house operation in Izmir. In 2005, a new location was opened in Gebze, which also acts as the regional headquarters. Today, the region has grown to around 420 employees at 5 production sites. ALPLA Turkey manufactures PET bottles, preforms, caps for the home care, beauty care, food and beverage market. The core technologies in this region include extrusion blow moulding, injection moulding-PET and injection moulding-cap.