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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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SEMERCİ: OLIVE OIL PRICES MAKE PRODUCERS HAPPY

Current olive oil prices make producers happy in Edremit district Balıkesir province which is one of the Turkey’s leading olive producing regions with the presence of over ten million trees. Edremit Chamber of Commerce Assembly President Mehmet Hakkı Semerci said in a statement he made that olive oil prices have …

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MİLAS OLIVE OIL GETS GEOGRAPHICAL INDICATION…

Olive oil produced in Aegean town of Milas district of Muğla province becomes 5th EU-registered Turkish product… The olive oil produced in Turkey’s southwestern town of Milas has earned a geographical indication from the EU, the Turkish Directorate for EU Affairs said on Saturday. With this recognition that was applied …

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DR. NAZIM ŞEKEROĞLU: STUDIES ON ‘KİLİS OLIVE OIL’ START TO BEAR FRUIT

Kilis Olive Research and Development Association (KİZADER) President and 7 Aralık (December) University Faculty of Agriculture Dean Professor Dr. Nazım Şekeroğlu said that the studies on “Kilis Olive Oil” started to bear fruit and that the prices of olive oil doubled. Şekeroğlu stated that the producer’s face laughed and said, …

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“AYVALIK OLIVE OIL BRAND EXPLOITED AND MISUSED BY SOME COMPANIES!”

Press release… With the start of the new harvest period, Ayvalık Municipality began to file a criminal complaint about some companies after the increase of adulterous and imitative companies using the name of Ayvalık (a district of Balıkesir province). Ayvalık Mayor Mesut Ergin said that they will continue to be …

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AYHAN BAKAN: GERMANY STANDS OUT IN TABLE OLIVE EXPORTS

Press release… Ayhan Bakan, Board Member of the Aegean Olive and Olive Oil Exporters’ Association (EZZİB), said that Germany stands out in table olive exports because of the expatriates (mostly workers) living in this country, in addition Iraq and Romania are neighbouring countries. Stating that around 4 million Turkish citizens …

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TURKEY EXPORTS TABLE OLIVES TO 123 COUNTRIES…

Approximately 60 percent of table olive exports were made to 3 countries from Turkey in the 2019-2020 season. About 86.3 million dollars of foreign sales out of total 145.7 million dollars of table olives were made to Germany, Romania and Iraq. Ayhan Bakan, Member of the Board of the Aegean …

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HARVESTED OLIVES TURN INTO OIL IN MARDİN PROVINCE…

The harvest of the fully organically grown olives in Mardin’s Derik district has been completed. The producers started the process of converting the olives they collected into olive oil. Erkan Doğan, Chairperson of Mardin Olive Producers’ Union, stated that there is a fertile season in the olive harvest and said, …

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DR. MÜCAHİT KIVRAK: SELLING 5 KG TIN CAN OF OLIVE OIL AT 85 LIRAS IS NOT POSSIBLE

While the olive harvest and olive oil production continues rapidly in the Edremit Bay of Balıkesir province, Dr. Mücahit Kıvrak, Balıkesir University Edremit Vocational High School lecturer, said, “There is no olive oil for 85 liras in a 5 kg-tin can.” Indicating that the adulteration (counterfeiting) incidents put the sector …

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DR. RENAN TUNALIOĞLU WRITES; CAN TURKISH PEOPLE CONSUME QUALITY OLIVE OIL?

Many issues that have become a habit in the world depending on traditional methods have started to change very rapidly thanks to the limitless possibilities created by technology. This change has manifested itself in product and service marketing as in every field. As a matter of fact, while there is …

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