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FLOWER GROWERS STILL TRY TO MEET THE DEMAND FROM THE UK!

Flower growers in the southern provinces of Antalya and Isparta are still busy trying to meet soaring demand from the U.K. amid the death of Queen Elizabeth II. Demand from the florists in Britain for cut flowers in Antalya has soared 90 percent and planeloads of carnations have already been sent to the U.K. This …

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SELCUK CELEBI: ORDERS FOR CUT FLOWERS HAVE SOARED BY 90 PERCENT SINCE THE QUEEN DIED

Turkish florists are resorting to cargo planes instead of trucks as they rush to send as many flowers as they can to the United Kingdom to meet a deluge of orders after the death of Queen Elizabeth. Orders for cut flowers have soared by 90 percent since the queen died, …

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INDIAN FLOWER GROWERS TO COOPERATE WITH TURKISH FIRMS…

Flower producers in India want to cooperate with producers in the Turkish Mediterranean city of Antalya, the country’s flower production hub, in order to increase production in their country, Srikanth Bollapally, head of Indian Florists’ Council (GFCI), said Sunday. Srikanth Bollapally Bollapally and the members of the GFCI met with …

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HALFETI’S BLACK ROSE TO BE TRANSFORMED INTO A BRAND!

To the naked eye, the delicate velvet roses in southeastern Turkey appear black and overwhelm the senses with their irresistible sweet smell. The rosebuds are just as dark, and when fully developed, the flower takes on the color of an intensely rich red wine. These black roses, known as “Karagül” …

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MINISTER DR. KIRISCI: 1.7 BILLION FLOWERS ARE PRODUCED IN TURKIYE

Minister Kirişci: 1.7 billion flowers are produced in Turkey Minister of Agriculture and Forestry, Professor Dr. Vahit Kirişci, said, “1.7 billion flowers are produced in Turkiye. Our export in return for this production has increased to 121 million dollars by 2021.” Minister Kirişci continued as follows: “Our export in return …

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TURKISH FLOWER SECTOR SENDS 65 MILLION CUT FLOWERS TO 24 COUNTRIES FOR VALENTINE’S DAY…

The Turkish flower sector has sent 65 million cut flowers to 24 countries for Valentine’s Day, a traditionally busy period for cultivators. İsmail Yılmaz The atmosphere is hectic at greenhouses in the southern Mediterranean city of Antalya, the flower production hub of the country, in the runup to Feb. 14. Sector …

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İSMAİL YILMAZ: WE AIM TO REACH 500 MILLION DOLLARS IN ORNAMENTAL PLANT EXPORTS

It is produced in Turkiye and exported to 83 countries. The target for 2023 was announced as 500 million dollars. İsmail Yılmaz, Chair of the Central Anatolian Ornamental Plants and Products Exporters’ Association, said that there is a market of 17 billion dollars in Europe and that they aim to …

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SAVAŞ AKCAN: VAT REDUCTION IN ORNAMENTAL PLANTS WILL BOOST EXPORTS

Savaş Akcan, Chairman of the Board of the Turkish Ornamental Plant Growers Union (SÜSBİR) and Deputy Chairman of the Turkiye Seed Growers Association (TÜRKTOB), made a statement about the VAT rate applied to ornamental plants. In his statement, Akcan emphasized that the ornamental plants sector has an important place in …

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İSMAİL YILMAZ: WE EXPECT FLOWER EXPORTS WORTH 180 MILLION DOLLARS IN 2022

Last year’s figure jumped 38% from previous year, with aim of 20% growth in 2022, says head of industry group… ANTALYA Turkish flower exports hit $148 million in 2021, soaring 38% from the previous year, said an industry group on Wednesday. İsmail Yılmaz “The sector has never before been able …

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TURKEY ENDS THE YEAR BY PLANTING THE LAST OF THE 252 MILLION SAPLINGS…

The government made good on its promise during summer’s wildfires to plant three saplings in the name of every citizen in the 84 million nation, and on Thursday, the Minister of Agriculture and Forestry concluded the campaign by planting the last of the 252 million saplings… Turkey ended the year …

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