Turkey notes growth in cement exports to Uzbekistan

Türkiye Materials 26 October 2021 09:45 (UTC +04:00)

BAKU, Azerbaijan, Oct. 26


Turkey increased the export of cement to Uzbekistan by 1.1 times from January through September 2021, compared to the same period of 2020 - up to $10.6 million, the Ministry of Trade of Turkey told Trend.

In September 2021, the export of cement from Turkey to Uzbekistan totaled over $1.49 million, which is 1.4 times more compared to the same month of 2020, the ministry said.

In the first 9 months of this year, the value of cement exports from Turkey increased by 25.3 percent on annual basis - up to $3.42 billion.

Turkey exported cement worth over $420.2 million in September this year, which is 22.2 percent more compared to September last year.

Over the past 12 months (from September 2020 to September 2021), Turkish cement exports amounted to $4.44 billion.