Turkmenistan decreases import of ready-made clothing from Turkey
BAKU, Azerbaijan, May 30
By Rufiz Hafizoglu - Trend:
Turkey’s export of ready-made clothing to Turkmenistan decreased by slightly over 17.4 percent from January through April 2020 compared to the same period of 2019 and stood at $2.9 million, Turkey’s Ministry of Trade told Trend.
In April 2020, the export of ready-made clothing from Turkey to Turkmenistan slipped by 23.5 percent compared to the same month of 2019 and amounted to $745,000.
In the first four months of 2020, Turkey’s export of ready-made clothing to world markets dropped by 20.1 percent, compared to the same period of 2019, and made up $4.7 billion. Meanwhile, Turkey’s export of ready-made clothing amounted to 9.3 percent of the country’s total export.
In April 2020, Turkey exported the ready-made clothing to world markets worth over $575.8 million, which is 61.7 percent less compared to the same month of 2019. In this month, the export of Turkish ready-made clothing amounted to 6.4 percent of the country's total export.
From April 2019 through April 2020, Turkey’s export of ready-made clothing reached $16.4 billion.
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