BAKU, Azerbaijan, June 28
The value of grain and legumes exported from Turkey to Georgia rose by 46.4 percent from January through May 2021, compared to the same period of 2020, approaching $18.3 million, the Ministry of Trade of Turkey told Trend.
In May 2021, the export of grain and legumes from Turkey to Georgia surged by 85.7 percent compared to May 2020, surpassing $3.68 million, the ministry said.
Turkey increased the export of grain and legumes by 16.9 percent in the first 5 months of 2021 compared to the same period of 2020 - up to $3.38 billion.
In May 2021, Turkey exported grain and legumes worth over $617.4 million, which is 23.9 percent more compared to the same month of 2020.
Over the past 12 months (from May 2020 through May 2021), Turkey’s exports of grain and legumes amounted to $7.78 billion.