Karsan Otomotiv Sanayii ve Ticaret AS (Karsan) is a Turkey-based company that is principally engaged in the production of light commercial vehicles. The Company serves such brands, as Renault – Trucks, Peugeot and Citroen. Its product portfolio comprises Karsan minibuses and buses, BredaMenarinibus buses, and Hyundai Truck pickups and light trucks. It has two production facilities, namely the Akcalar factory, which manufactures buses, as well as is engaged in welding and painting activities, among others, and the OSB (Industrial Zone) factory, which manufactures and paints tractor cabins, as well as manufactures spare parts. It has two subsidiaries, namely the wholly owned KARSAN USA LLC and the 83%-owned KIRPART OTOMOTIV PARCALARI SAN. VE TIC. A.S., as well as owns 25% shares of KARSAN OTOMOTIV SANAYI MAMULLERI PAZARLAMA A.S. The Company is a part of the Kiraca Group of Companies.