Jelly and marmalade manufacturers made export to 135 countries in January-October period in Turkey.
According to the information compiled from the records of Uludağ Exporters’ Associations (UİB), a foreign currency income of 36 million 818 thousand dollars was obtained in 10 months from the export made to 135 countries in the said product group.
Food producers in this field made the most exports to Iraq in the January-October period. Exports to this country in 10 months increased by 6 percent compared to the same period last year, reaching 6 million 697 thousand dollars.
Secondly, foreign sales to Saudi Arabia declined by 1.6 percent to 5 million 100 thousand dollars.
The exports made by the sector representatives to the USA, one of the important markets, increased by 24.53 percent to 2 million 804 thousand dollars.
Jam, jelly and marmalade manufacturers have exported 2 million 412 thousand dollars to Germany, 2 million 98 thousand dollars to the Netherlands, 1 million 771 thousand dollars to the United Arab Emirates and 1 million 274 thousand dollars to Belgium.
Export to Mexico increased by 34 times…
In 10 months of the year, exports to Denmark increased more than 10 times and rose from 49 thousand dollars to 492 thousand dollars.
Exports to Mexico, where 9 thousand dollars of products were sent in the January-October period of last year, increased more than 34 times in 10 months of this year and reached 309 thousand dollars.
Exports to Australia were recorded as 261 thousand dollars with an increase of 127 percent and exports to Ukraine with an rise of 119 percent to 181 thousand dollars.