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OLIVE OIL EXPORTS INCREASE BY 20 PERCENT…

Press release… The health elixir made a successful entry into the 2020/21 export season in the last quarter of 2020, when the olive oil pandemic reached its peak. Two months behind in the new season, olive oil exports increased by 20 percent compared to the same period of the previous …

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HALUK OKUTUR: WE AIM TO REACH 13.7 BILLION DOLLARS IN 2023

Haluk Okutur, Chairman of the Board of Istanbul Grain, Pulses, Oil Seeds and Products Exporters’ Association (İHBİR), said that they broke the all-time export record as the industry with 7.3 billion dollars in 2020. In his statement, Haluk Okutur emphasized that despite all the troubles brought by the epidemic and …

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GROWING SYNERGY BETWEEN CHINA AND US IN AGRICULTURE…

By Hu Bingchuan There is no doubt that China and the United States have provided useful experience in agricultural development for human progress, especially for developing countries. The US leads the world in agricultural modernisation and output, and China is transitioning from smallholder farming to modern agriculture, having made huge …

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MELİSA TOKGÖZ MUTLU: RUSSIA STANDS OUT IN FRESH FRUIT AND VEG EXPORTS

Tomato in products, Russia stands out in countries… Istanbul Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters’ Association Chairwoman Melisa Tokgöz Mutlu said that last year, the top 5 exported products in the fresh fruit and vegetable sector as value basis were “tomato-fresh”, “cherry-fresh”, “tangerines-others”, “satsuma” and “pomegranate”. Mutlu said, “Most exports were …

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AEGEAN EXPORTERS AIM 5.5 BILLION DOLLARS OF AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS IN 2021…

Press release… Exports of agricultural products from EIB exceeded 5 billion dollars. EIB’s agricultural products export target for 2021 is 5.5 billion dollars. Seedless raisins, dried figs, tobacco, cotton, olives, olive oil, fisheries, poultry meat, eggs, dairy products, honey, fresh fruit vegetables, fruit and vegetable products, non-wood forest products, citrus …

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TURKEY’S CITRUS EXPORTS INCREASES BY 24 PERCENT REACHING 1 BILLION DOLLARS…

Turkey’s citrus exports increased by 24% compared with the previous year in 2020, topping $933 million (TL 6.8 billion) in value, Anadolu Agency (AA) reported on Sunday. According to the information gathered from Mediterranean Exporter Associations (AKIB) data, Turkey exported 1.8 million tons of citrus last year. Turkey’s most exported …

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“20 MILLION DOLLARS OF FISHERY EXPORTS PROVIDED FROM SAMSUN PROVINCE”

From Samsun to the European Union, Japan, South Korea, China and the Middle East countries, 20 million dollars foreign currency inflow is provided from fish exports to the Middle East countries. Samsun Provincial Director of Agriculture and Forestry İbrahim Sağlam, in his written statement, said that Samsun is one of …

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MELİSA TOKGÖZ MUTLU: WE MANAGED TO TURN THE EPIDEMIC INTO AN OPPORTUNITY

Melisa Tokgöz Mutlu, Chairwoman of the Istanbul Fresh Fruit and Vegetable Exporters’ Association, said in a statement that they achieved very important successes despite all the troublesome conditions brought by the epidemic last year. Stating that in 2020, fresh fruit and vegetable exports reached 2.7 billion dollars with an increase …

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TURKEY EXPORTS 107 MILLION DOLLARS WORTH OF FLOWERS TO 83 COUNTRIES…

Flower producers in Turkey eye $125 million worth of exports this year, says florist association head… ANTALYA, Turkey Turkey exported $107 million worth of flowers to 83 countries in 2020 despite the coronavirus pandemic. According to the Ornamental Plants and Products Exporters Union, which embodies the export of cut flowers, …

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FISHERIES SECTOR EXPORTS OVER 1 BILLION DOLLARS DESPITE THE PANDEMIC…

Press release… Aquaculture industry takes firm steps forward to the 2023 export target of 1.5 billion dollars. While there was a 7 percent contraction in world commodity trade in 2020 due to the pandemic, the Turkish seafood industry increased its exports by 4 percent to 1 billion 53 million dollars. …

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