Kemipol is founded in Izmir with 100% Turkish capital to be active in Automotive and Indsutrial Coatings businesses.
Started to supply Industrial coatings within the same year.
Started to supply Vehicle Refinishes to the market. Founded Kempa, Marketing company for Vehicle Refinishes.
Started to supply Automotive Coatings to Oyak Renault.
Started to supply Automotive Coatings to Toyota Turkey.
Enlarged existing R&D laboratories to 1.245 sqm area.
Started to produce and supply Coil Coatings, which was a newly developing market in Turkey.
A technology license agreement is signed with KCC for the supply of automotive coatings to Hyundai's facility in Turkey.
Started to supply Plastic Coatings market.
Started to supply Automotive Coatings to Honda Turkey.
Kansai Paint acquired AkzoNobel’s shares (51%) at AkzoNobel Industrial and Automotive Coatings company. New company name became Kansai Altan Boya San. ve Tic. A.Ş. Kansai Altan is active in Automotive and General Industrial & Protective Coatings businesses.
AkzoNobel Kemipol, continues its activities in Vehicle Refinishes, Wood Coatings, Coil Coatings and Specialty Plastic Coatings. Almost all products of AkzoNobel Kemipol are produced by Kansai Altan, based on a Toll Manufacturing Agreement signed between two companies.