INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS

Relations with IPPIC

International Paint and Printing Ink Council, IPPIC, has been founded in 1992 and headquartered in Washington DC, USA.
Purpose of the IPPIC is to provide a forum to effectively track and address increasingly international governance, commercial, and regulatory issues affecting a rapidly globalizing industry.

Members of the IPPIC include the American Coatings Association (ACA), Australian Paint Manufacturers' Federation (APMF),  the Brazilian Paint Manufacturers Association (ABRAFATI), The British Coatings Federation (BCF), the Canadian Paint and Coatings Association (CPCA), the European Council of the Paint, Printing Ink and Artists‘ Colours Industry (CEPE), the China National Coatings Industry Association (CNCIA), the French Paints, Printing Inks, Artist Colours and Adhesives Association (FIPEC), the German Paint Industry Association (VdL), the Japan Paint Manufacturers Association (JPMA), the Mexican Paint and Printing Ink Manufacturers' Association (ANAFAPYT), the New Zealand Paint Manufacturers Federation (NZPMF), the South African Paint Manufacturers Association (SAPMA), and the Association of the Paint Industry in Turkey (BOSAD).

BOSAD became a member of IPPIC in 2015 as the representative of Turkish paint industry.

In this connection, the main topics that IPPIC brings to the fore in the international agenda, which are focused by BOSAD as well, are listed below: