Export of Turkish clothes to Uzbekistan drops sharply
BAKU, Azerbaijan, July 10
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
Turkey’s export of ready-made clothing to Uzbekistan dropped by 46.24 percent from January through May 2020 compared to the same period of 2019, having amounted to $4.2 million, Turkey’s Ministry of Trade told Trend.
In May 2020, the export of ready-made clothing from Turkey to Uzbekistan reduced by 90.56 percent compared to the same month of 2019 and amounted to $270,000.
Turkey’s export of ready-made clothing to international markets dropped by 26.1 percent in the first five months of 2020, compared to the same period in of 2019, making up $5.6 billion. Meanwhile, Turkey’s ready-made clothing export amounted to 9.1 percent of the country’s total export.
In May 2020, Turkey exported $840.2 million worth of ready-made clothing to world markets, which is 48.2 percent less compared to the same month of 2019.
Turkey’s ready-made clothing export for the reporting month made up 8.4 percent of the country's total export.
From May 2019 through May 2020, Turkey exported the ready-made clothing worth over $15.6 billion abroad.
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