Founded 06.09.1338 (1922), the Chamber has been in service ever since.
Gaziantep Chamber of Industry was established before Kilis became a province, and our chamber was transformed into a Chamber of Commerce in line with the instructions of the Directorate General of Domestic Commerce, Ministry of Industry and Commerce of 12.09.1989 no 10 ( 620.2/66) 39266 and the last paragraph of Article 2 of the Law No. 5590 on the Union of Commerce, Industry, Maritime Commerce and Commodity Exchanges of Turkey of 28.09.1989 and Decision No. 23 of the Assembly and has been in service until 1995 under the name Kilis Chamber of Commerce.
Kilis was converted into a province as per the Decree Law No. 550 published in the Official Gazette of 06.06.1995 no 22305 and the approval of the Ministry of Industry and Commerce of 02.12.1995 no 1995/84. Upon request by the Chamber, the status of the Chamber was changed to a Chamber of Industry. Accordingly, the status of the Chamber was converted to Chamber of Commerce and Industry in accordance with the instruction of Directorate General of Domestic Commerce, Ministry of Industry and Commerce of 05.12.1995 no B.14.0.TTG.0.14. (610.2/182) 29866 under Assembly Decision No. 2 of 28.12.1995. Until then, it has been operating as Kilis Chamber of Commerce and Industry.