Leveraging the contemporary energy silk road

Akfel Commodities has the vision to become an integrated gas&power trading company active in SEE, CIS regions and Turkey and surrounding gas reserve areas.

Akfel Commodities

Akfel Commodities will create value and craft customer-specific products by utilizing its existing supply and sales portfolio, strong customer base and long lasting presence in the region.

  • EU seeks to further integrate the internal energy market, diversify its sources of supply and boost the security of supply.
  • Further to the 3rd energy package directive, unbundling of midstream infrastructure of SEE market has started.
  • SEE gas market is expected to see demand growth.
  • Turkey-Bulgaria-Greece triangle is expected to become an important European hub with volume coming from Turkey.
  • Building-up an East-West gas corridor from CIS to Turkey extending over Italy.
  • Increase in liquidity between and within SEE markets.
  • Facilitating electricity supply-demand imbalances of SEE markets, Turkey and CIS countries through ENTSO-E network codes.
  • Cross-commodity trades with location swaps become more prominent.
  • Opportunities in Syria, Iraq, Iran, Cyprus and Israel will enhance energy hub role of Turkey.



Established in Istanbul since 1995, Akfel has played a significant role in the regional energy markets  with its strategic partnerships.


We are a young, ambitious and dynamic player in the global energy market. We are focused on delivering enduring value for all of our stakeholders and in order to achieve this we have the right energy, know-how and capabilities.