Turkey's furniture, wood exports to Azerbaijan increase

Türkiye Materials 19 April 2021 17:14 (UTC +04:00)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Apr.19


Turkey has exported furniture and wood worth over $31.2 million to Azerbaijan from January through March 2021, which is 4.5 percent growth compared to the same period of last year, the Turkish Trade Ministry told Trend on Apr.19.

According to the ministry, in March of this year, Turkish exports of furniture and wood to Azerbaijan was by 20.9 percent more than in the same month of 2020, amounting to over $12.2 million.

The value of exports of the mentioned products from Turkey to foreign markets increased by 14.5 percent from January through March 2021, compared to the same period of 2020, exceeding $1.5 billion.

As reported, in March 2021, Turkey exported wood and furniture in the amount of over $583 million, which topped March 2020 figures by 36.6 percent.

Over the past 12 months (from March 2020 to March 2021), Turkey’s export of wood and furniture abroad equaled over $5.75 billion, added the ministry.