Organizations

Gaziantep Chamber of Commerce is the most comprehensive institution in which agricultural and animal products and culinary utensils manufacturers are united for Gaziantep gastronomy culture. The Chamber of Commerce is conducting general programs related to the development of manufacturer operations and marketing. The Chamber of Commerce is also conducting on some studies on improving the competitiveness of the different sub-sectors. 

KOSGEB, Provincial Development Agency and Provincial Directorate of Agriculture and Livestock are working together in order to provide necessary business education for business entrepreneurs operating in this sector and finding financial credit if required. Ziraat Bank, Turkish Commercial Bank and Türkiye İş Bank also offer loan with low interest rate for the business owners. 

Gaziantep Chamber of Tradesmen and Craftsmen is the most comprehensive institution in which craftsmen who manufacture all kind of culinary utensils as handicrafts. The Chamber also gives master-apprentice training courses with the Public Education Centre and GASMEK (Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality), and the Chamber provides financial support to its members.

At the all, the stages in the process from sowing seeds of agricultural products until the product is consumed, quality, nutritional properties and sanitary conditions are being controlled by Gaziantep University Department of Food Engineering, Gaziantep Provincial Directorate of Food, Agriculture and Livestock and Gaziantep Directorate of Food Control
Laboratory.

Because spices have a very important place in city's gastronomy culture and trade, Gaziantep Metropolitan Municipality will launch a new project in order to make sanitary controls for spices packaging, storage and marketing policies in 2016.