Export of wood, furniture from Turkey to world markets down
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Aug.6
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
Export of wood and furniture from Turkey to world markets dropped by 3.9 percent in the first seven months 2020 and made up $3 billion, Turkey's Trade Ministry told Trend on August 6.
According to the ministry, Turkey’s wood and furniture export for the reporting period amounted to 3.3 percent of the country’s total export.
In July 2020, Turkey exported wood and furniture worth over $512.3 million to foreign markets, which is an increase by 3.3 percent compared to the same month of 2019, the ministry said.
Turkey’s wood and furniture export in July 2020 amounted to 3.4 percent of the country's total export.
During the last 12 months (from July 2019 through July 2020), Turkey exported the wood and furniture worth $5.4 billion.
In the first half of this year, export of wood and furniture from Turkey to world markets made up $2.5 billion.
In June 2020, Turkey totally exported wood and furniture worth $459.8 million abroad.
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