Verde Star Dis Ticaret A.S. is founded by Akartas Yatırım Holding in order to supply wood based products all over the world.

Verde Star has a wide range of products which is mainly MDF, HDF, High Gloss Panels, Particle Boards, Laminate Floorings, Wooden Doors and Door Skins with a daily supply capacity of 800 cubic meters.

The group combines years of experience supplying wood based panels and managing the logistics thanks to its vessel fleet, has the ability to offer the customer a complete solution.

We are present in four continents, from Canada to Tunisia, Romania to Mexico, Azerbaican to Algeria.


Verde Star Dis Ticaret A.S, is the first investment of Akartas Holding for international Trade, and its activities are focused on supply and exportation of forestry products. Verde Star is a company which can differentiate with its supply capacity, world class product quality and the multi-lingual export team speaking the customers' language.


Turkey is Europe's biggest wood based panel manufacturing country with a small percentage of export volume. We aim to increase the Turkish exports to where it really belongs and be the local supplier of the global fiber board market with multi-lingual service and worldwide investments.


To increase the Turkish exports to all continents with great responsability of working ethics and respect to the nature as a renowned supplier for wood based boards.


The starting point of Akartas Holding was the establishment of Pacific Shipping Agency at Izmit, Turkey back in 1999 by Burak Akartas, founder and president of our Holding today.  The agency developed to Pacific Shipping Group, a dynamic maritime group, active in all aspects of shipping, from chartering to operations and technical management to logistics. In the meantime the ever evolving Turkish economy and Turkey's geopolitical position led to our strategy for investing in construction, real estate, IT technology and logistics.