RTB Bor has attracted attention from Russian and Chinese investors, and for the first time, a Turkish company is interested – Cengiz Holding, owned by Mehmet Cengiz, a businessman and a good friend of Turkish President Tayyip Recep Erdogan.
Serbian President Aleksandar Vucic confirmed that the Turkish investor was interested in RTB Bor while attending the commissioning of the Trans-Anatolian Natural Gas Pipeline (TANAP) in Turkey.
Cengiz Holding operates in the sectors of construction, energy, mining and tourism.
Mehmet Cengiz's companies are in the copper and aluminum business. Available data show that their 2012 revenues in the construction sector alone amounted to USD 470 million. They are one of the companies building the third airport in Istanbul. Mehmet is connected with four managing boards in four companies if four different industries.
Let us remind that, in May, RTB Bor realized the biggest monthly production in the past 20 years.