Fil Filter History

Its foundations being laid in Iskenderun in 1966, Fil Filter forms the future face of Turkey with its new, dynamic and entrepreneur personality as well as being the biggest filter factory of Turkey.

1966 "Establishment of Fil Filter"

It was established in Iskenderun as private sector.


License agreement was signed with British WIF FILTER company.


The License agreement signed with British WIX FILTER company achieved its goal and was terminated mutually.

1995 "Management Change"

Company was purchased by its today's owners and it was ensured that the company maintained its activities.

1997 "Investment"

In line with the New Management objectives; first technologic and training investments move was initiated to develop capacity and standards.

1999 "ISO 9002"

Company obtained TS-EN-ISO 9002 System Quality Certificate.


Company became OEM and OES qualified product supplier to several vehicle manufacturers home and abroad.

2000 "Investment and Growth"

Technology and training investments move was initiated second time in order to develop the capacity and standards.

2003 "Certificate"

ISO/TS 16949:2002 System Quality Certificate was obtained.

2007 "Awards"

Sub-Industry Quality Award was granted by TOFAŞ Türk Otomobil Fabrikası A.Ş.


Becoming a global supplier for many vehicle manufacturers at home and abroad, FIL FILTER resolved to establish a new factory in order to increase its capacity with new manufacturing technologies.

2009 "Certificate"

ISO 14001:2004 Environment Management System Certificate was obtained.

2009 "New Factory Construction"

Operations were commenced for the new factory construction, new machines and devices were ordered.


80% of the new factory construction was completed, new machines and devices were begun to be delivered.

2015 "Original Equipment Equivalent"

Fil Filter has received the "Original Equipment Equivalent" documents from T.S.E. as first company in Turkey


Fil Filter laboratory has received the ISO 17025 Laboratory Accreditation and ISO 50001 and ISO 27001 System Standards have been documented.