KÜTAHYA CITY, GEDİZ COUNTY, AKÇAALAN VILLAGE
For many years people in the town didnt
anywhere outside the town, but in 1960s because of the worker demands from
Germany some people migrated ther. After that, when the Work ooportunities
lessened because of the 1970 earthquake, migration increased.
People migrated to Germany, Belgium, Nederlands,
Finland in abroad, and Kütahya, Bursa, Manisa, İzmir and İstanbul. They work
there as officers or tradesmen. People living in Akçaalan and Gediz constantly
work in Markets, Textile Industry, Agriculture Orchards or other Trade Sectors.
Especially in summer; cherry, apple and sour chery
in auumn walnut commerce is very important for the economy of our town.
In Gediz and Simav there arent
storage and stock opportunities, because of these reasons there is loss
of cherry productioni There are Gidsaş Textile, Korkmaz Textile and Tela
Factory, Textile workshops, Concrete Factories, Cold Blacksmith, Hot Blacksmith,
Market, Barber Shop and a cafe in our town.