Turkey - Belarus trade turnover grows
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Feb. 17
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
The trade turnover between Turkey and Belarus increased by $59.8 million in 2019 compared to 2018, and amounted to $692.4 million, Turkey’s Ministry of Trade told Trend.
Turkey's export to Belarus amounted to $532.2 million, and import from Belarus to $160.1 million.
In December 2019, the trade turnover between Turkey and Belarus increased by $7.7 million compared to December 2018, amounting to $66.3 million.
In this month, Turkey’s export to Belarus amounted to $54.6 million, and import from Belarus amounted to $11.6 million.
Turkey’s foreign trade turnover in 2019 exceeded $374.2 billion.
Turkey's export increased by 2.1 percent in 2019 and amounted to $171.5 billion compared to 2018. In the meantime, Turkey's import dropped by 9.1 percent and amounted to $202.7 billion.
In December 2019, export from Turkey increased by 6.4 percent compared to December 2018, exceeding $14.6 billion.
In this month, Turkey's import increased by 14.9 percent compared and reached $19 billion.
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