Eastern Black Sea Exporters’ Association (DKİB) Vice President Ahmet Hamdi Gürdoğan stated in his written statement that 3,247 tons of tea was exported in the 9-month period of this year.
Tea exportStating that 13 million 212 thousand 948 dollars were obtained from the company, Gürdoğan stated that the most foreign sales were made to Belgium, Germany, the USA, the Netherlands and the TRNC.
Gürdoğan said, “Compared to the same period of the previous year, an increase of 10 percent on amount and 9 percent on value basis has been achieved. Since more than 5 million Turkish population living in European Union countries prefer Turkish tea, the most exports are made to these countries.” made its assessment.
Noting that the number of countries in exports reaching 115 is an important development, Gürdoğan said:
“In parallel with the increase in country diversity, the exported amount needs to reach higher figures. Our tea exports will be able to reach higher levels with the production of products suitable for the taste and consumer preferences of each country and the development of innovative products. Companies operating in the sector can develop innovative products by cooperating with universities in our region. Many Although the country is not a tea producer, it can have a say in the world markets with the innovative products it produces by processing the imported teas.
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