Turkey's eight-month export of electrical goods abroad shrinks
BAKU, Azerbaijan, Sept.9
By Rufiz Hafizoglu – Trend:
The export of electrical goods from Turkey to international markets declined by 8.7 percent from January through August 2020, compared to the same period of last year, amounting to slightly over $6.5 billion, the Turkish Trade Ministry told Trend on Sept.9.
The ministry said that Turkey’s export of electrical products amounted to 6.4 percent of the country's total export over this period.
In August 2020, Turkey exported the electrical goods worth $852.9 million to foreign markets, which is 0.6 percent more compared to the same month of 2019, noted the ministry.
Turkey’s export of electrical products in the reporting month made up 6.8 percent of the country's total export.
Over the past 12 months (from August 2019 through August 2020), Turkey exported the electrical goods in the amount of over $10.6 billion abroad.
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