ASELSAN took place at the summit of R&D 250 Research


AA | Friday, June 25, 2021 – 16:48 | Last Updated : 25 06 2021 – 16:48

According to the research of Turkishtime Magazine, the company that made the highest R&D spending in 2020 was ASELSAN with 3 billion 356 million liras.

According to the research of Turkishtime Magazine, the company that made the highest R&D spending in 2020 was ASELSAN with 3 billion 356 million liras.

According to the statement made by ASELSAN, companies with R&D centers approved by the Ministry of Industry and Technology were determined as “R&D 250-Companies with the Highest R&D Expenditure in Turkey”.???????

The weight of the defense industry drew attention in the research prepared by making use of the information provided by the top 500 companies in Turkey’s export ranking and the statements made by Borsa ─░stanbul companies to the Public Disclosure Platform (KAP).

In the light of the companies’ 2020 data, the research emphasized the importance of investing in R&D, and this year, ASELSAN, one of the important players in the defense industry, took the leadership seat with 3 billion 356 million TL R&D expenditure.

ASELSAN was included in the list as the company with the highest rate of female employees in the R&D department with 1117 female employees. With the number of R&D personnel of 5264, ASELSAN became the company that employed the most R&D personnel.

While the total number of projects of the companies in the top 100 of the list was 6 thousand 384, ASELSAN was at the top of the list with 749 projects.???????

According to the research report of Turkishtime Magazine, the company that predicts to spend the most on R&D in 2021 became the leader of 2020, ASELSAN. The planned R&D expenditure amount of the company for 2021 was recorded as 3 billion 860 million TL in the list.

The research also showed that 500 companies made a total of 16 billion 995 million TL of R&D expenditure.