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Kadri Gündeş: We demand support for packaged product exports of olive oil

Press release… Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association Vice President M. Kadri Gündeş; “We demand support for packaged product exports” Kadri Gündeş Kadri Gündeş said that in order to achieve their goal of increasing packaged exports, they need to encourage the export of packaged products instead of the restrictions …

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Emre Uygun: For exports of 1 billion dollars, we expect the quota to be lifted as of 1 November!

Press release… Emre Uygun, Chair of the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association (EZZIB), said that the restriction imposed on the export of olive oil in bulk and barrels did not benefit neither the producer and exporter nor the consumer. Emre Uygun Pointing out that the measure imposed on …

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Bulk olive oil export decision up to 50 thousand tonnes from the Ministry of Trade!

Press release… Turkish olive oil sector asks for lifting ban on bulk and barrel exports; 50 thousand tonnes quota issued! Turkish olive oil sector The Turkish olive oil sector asked for the lifting of the ban on bulk and barreled exports and the Ministry of Trade issued a quota of …

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Ali Kopuz: We have twice the olive oil we need in the domestic market

Ali Kopuz, Chair of the Istanbul Commodity Exchange (ISTIB), stated that the expectation of yield and stock situation in olive oil shows that there is about twice as much oil as the need in the domestic market. Ali Kopuz “For this reason, we believe that bulk exports of olive oil …

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“Long awaited yield in olives on the way”

Press release… Akhisar (District of Aegean province of Manisa) Commodity Exchange Chairman Alper Alhat reported that they are experiencing a wonderful flowering period in terms of olive production. “We expect a record yield this year,” Alhat said. Alhat underlined that good news came from all over Türkiye this year. Pointing …

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Işınsu Kestelli: With the OASIS project, we want to get more added value out of the olive industry

Press release… Great Success from the Innovative and Sustainable Clustering in Olive Value Chain Project (OASIS)… The OASIS Project was one of the two projects entitled to be financed under the European Agri-Food Sustainability Cluster Partnerships call under the Single Market Programme (SMP COSME). Işınsu Kestelli Işınsu Kestelli, Chairwoman of …

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Emre Uygun: Our target is to reach 1 billion dollars of exports

Press release… “Our primary goal is to remove the export restrictions on bulk and barreled olive oil exports” M. Emre Uygun, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association (EZZIB), stated that Türkiye has made great investments in the olive sector in the …

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The ban on bulk and barrel exports of olive oil should be lifted immediately!

Press release. A joint statement by 20 organisations that determine the fate of the olive oil sector in Türkiye! Left to right; Mustafa Tan, Emre Uygun, Fikret Akova, Güngör Şarman The 20 institutions and associations that determine the fate of the Turkish olive and olive oil sector, came together at …

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Mehmet Emre Uygun becomes the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association…

Press release… Mehmet Emre Uygun has become the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association (EZZIB), which brings together olive and olive oil exporters in Türkiye under its roof. Uygun will serve as the 27th president in the 84-year history of EZZIB. …

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Emre Uygun: UK is a target market for the Turkish olive and olive oil sector

Press release… The UK and Türkiye announced that they will start negotiations for a new Free Trade Agreement (FTA). Ben Aldred, Deputy Undersecretary for Trade at the British Consulate General, Ilaria Regondi, Chief Negotiator for the Türkiye-UK Free Trade Agreement, and Harriet Ackland, Policy and Strategy Leader for the Türkiye-UK …

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