Georgian exports of knitwear to Turkey up
BAKU, Azerbaijan, August 3
Tamilla Mammadova – Trend:
Georgia exported 930.6 tons of knitted goods to Turkey for a total amount of $29.1 million from January through May 2021, Trend reports referring to Georgian National Statistics Office (Geostat).
From January through May last year, 467.1 tons of knitted goods totaling $14.9 million were exported from Georgia to Turkey.
Georgia exported 481.1 tons of men's or boys' suits, ensembles, trousers, knitted or crocheted goods, to Turkey for a total amount of $12.1 million.
In turn, in the reporting period, Georgia imported 216.3 tons of textile, including dress patterns from Turkey for a total amount of $5.5 million.
In five months last year, 798.9 tons of textile, including dress patterns were imported by Georgia from Turkey for a total of $19.8 million.
From January through May 2021, total imports from Turkey to Georgia amounted to $624.7 million. In turn, Georgia exported goods worth $133.2 million to Turkey.
The foreign trade turnover of Georgia with Turkey in the reporting period exceeded $758.05 million, which is 15.1 percent of Georgia's total trade turnover.
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