Established in 1979, Balsu is a hazelnut processing and export company; it has been among the world’s top three hazelnut exporters since its founding. It has a first-class natural and processed hazelnut product portfolio in both local and international markets, and aims to provide a sustainable, healthy, and high-quality supply chain from farmers to consumers while maximizing customer satisfaction and value for stakeholders.

Adopting the mission of sustainable agriculture and hazelnut production, Balsu has grouped its activities under the themes of child protection, combating climate change, responsible sourcing and production, and community empowerment, aligning its practices with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals and the sub-targets of these objectives. Balsu strives to represent dedication to the people it serves, the communities in which it operates, and the world in which we all live.