Georgian exports of knitwear to Turkey up
BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 19
Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
Georgia exported 751.5 tons of knitted goods to Turkey for a total amount of $23.2 million from January through April 2021, Trend reports referring to Georgian National Statistics Office (Geostat).
From January through April last year, 383.8 tons of knitted goods totaling $11.2 million were exported from Georgia to Turkey.
Georgia exported 381.2 tons of men's or boys' suits, ensembles, trousers, knitted or crocheted goods, to Turkey for a total amount of $9.54 million.
In turn, in the reporting period, Georgia imported 646.8 tons of textile, including dress patterns from Turkey for a total amount of $16.3 million.
In four months last year, 423.9 tons of textile, including dress patterns were imported by Georgia from Turkey for a total of $10.5 million.
From January through April 2021, total imports from Turkey to Georgia amounted to $490.4 million. In turn, Georgia exported goods worth $104.4 million to Turkey.
The foreign trade turnover of Georgia with Turkey in the reporting period exceeded $594.4 million, which is 15.1 percent of Georgia's total trade turnover.
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