The volume of exports of carpets from Turkey in the nine months of 2021 increased by 32.3 percent compared to the same period last year and reached $ 2.341 billion 17 thousand.
Domestic manufacturers exported products to 174 countries during the specified period, said the representative of the Turkish Exporters’ Assembly (TİM) Salahattin Kaplan.
The USA, Europe and the Middle East are the leading importers of Turkish carpets.
The volume of export of carpets to the United States amounted to 883 million 819 thousand dollars, to Great Britain – 125 million 858 thousand dollars, to Germany – 117 million 94 thousand dollars.
According to Salahattin Kaplan, the sector aims to bring carpet exports to $ 3 billion by the end of this year.
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