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“WE EXPORT FLOWERS WORTH 8 MILLION DOLLARS FOR WOMEN’S DAY”

Turkish producers export flowers worth around $8M, say head of business association… Antalya, Turkey Turkish producers have exported 60 million flowers worth approximately $8 million ahead of International Women’s Day on March 8. Ismail Yılmaz, the head of the Ornamental Plants and Products Exporters’ Association, told Anadolu Agency that deliveries …

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İSMAİL YILMAZ: TURKISH PRODUCERS EXPORT FLOWERS TO 22 COUNTRIES

Turkish producers export flowers worth around $7M to 22 countries… Turkish producers have exported 70 million flowers to 22 countries — including the Netherlands, the UK, Germany, and Romania — ahead of Valentine’s Day on Feb. 14. Ismail Yılmaz, the head of the Ornamental Plants and Products Exporters’ Association, told …

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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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EXPORT TARGET OF 2020 FOR ORNAMENTAL PLANTS IS 100 MILLION DOLLARS…

Ahmet Dündar, Chairman of Turkish Ornamental Plant Growers Union, said that the sector exported 64 million 682 thousand dollars in 2017, this figure was 71 million 239 thousand dollars in 2018 and 80 million 406 thousand dollars in 2019. Noting that imports declined to 84 million 282 thousand dollars in …

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AHMET DÜNDAR: DEMAND FOR ORNAMENTAL PLANTS INCREASES IN THE PANDEMIC

During the new type of coronavirus (Covid-19) epidemic, the ornamental plants sector aims to export 100 million dollars by the end of the year, thanks to the increasing demand. Ahmet Dündar, the Chairman of the Board of Turkish Ornamental Plant Growers Union (SÜSBİR), drew attention to the increasing demand for …

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‘BOTANIC EXPO 2026 İZMİR’ TO REVITALIZE INTERNATIONAL TRADE…

Press release… About five million visitors are expected… EXPO 2026 İzmir will revitalize international trade… As a result of the intense efforts of Izmir Metropolitan Mayor Tunç Soyer, the application of Izmir to host the world’s most important International Horticulture EXPO in 2026 was approved. The EXPO area to be …

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WOULD YOU LIKE TO VISIT A LAVENDER FIELD IN MERSİN?

Lavender production, which started on 1.5 decares of land in 2018 in Gülnar district of Mersin province, increased by 100 times due to its high yield and adaptation to the region and reached 150 decares this year. Lavender field, established on 1.5 decares of land in 2018 in Bardat Plateau …

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MURAT ÇAKMAKLI: BLACK ROSE IS IDENTIFIED WITH HALFETİ

The black rose (karagül), which is grown only in Halfeti district of the southeastern province of Şanlıurfa in the world and takes its unique color and smell from the soil where it grows, is carefully harvested for use in various fields. Halfeti, which Cittaslow International Coordination Committee included in the “calm city” network in …

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İSMAİL YILMAZ: LOCAL FLOWER GROWERS LOOK FOR NEW MARKETS AS DEMAND DROPS

Turkey’s flower growers are looking for new foreign markets as demand has dropped significantly because of the global pandemic. The industry’s exports stood at 107 million dollars last year and growers had initially set a higher revenue target of 125 million dollars for 2020, however the coronavirus outbreak shattered their hopes. Antalya, …

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DÜNDAR: ORNAMENTAL PLANTS PRODUCTION VALUE IS ABOUT 6 BILLION LIRAS

Ahmet Dündar, Chairman of the Ornamental Plants Producers Sub-Union (SÜSBİR), said that 33 percent increase in the exports of trees and shrubs to EU countries was achieved in 2018. Dündar said: “Our tree and shrub exports to the EU accounted for 45 percent of our total exports last year. There …

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