BAKU, Azerbaijan, August 6
The Turkish port of Tuzla received 248 ships from January through June 2021, the Turkish Ministry of Transport and Infrastructure told Trend .
Some 229 ships out of those received by the port were flying under the Turkey flag, 19 under the flags of other countries.
The Turkish ports received 3,917 vessels in June 2021.
Some 1,218 of them were flying under the Turkish flag, 2,699 - under the flags of other countries.
According to the ministry, the Turkish ports received 23,369 vessels from January through June 2021, including 7,341 flying under the Turkish flag.
"Some 16,028 vessels were flying under the flags of other countries," the ministry said.