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The Newest Geographical Indication of Turkey: Kaman Walnut!

Kaman Municipality’s application for the geographical indication of Kaman walnut has been concluded with registration. Kaman walnut is famous for its unique thin shell and quality.

With the grant of registration, the Kaman Municipality, as the proprietor, will be able to control the producers and suppliers, commence legal process and apply sanctions for the ones who do not produce or sell the Kaman walnut properly.


The geographical indication of Kaman walnut is registered as a protected designation of origin because of its having quality and characteristics due to the specific geographical environment.


According to the law, the use of emblem is an obligation for registered GIs.

Please pay attention to this emblem  on your shopping if you want to buy a genuine Kaman walnut!

Photo: Ali Güneş /AA