While Turkey’s exports to the USA broke the record for the January-November period of all time with 13.2 billion dollars, the USA became the second largest export market.
The share of the USA, the world’s largest economy, in Turkey’s 11-month exports reached a record level.
According to the information compiled from the data of the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM), Turkey’s exports to the USA reached the highest January-November figure of all time with 13 billion 216 million dollars. Exports to the USA increased by 14.8 percent in the 11 months of the year compared to the same period of 2021. The share of the USA in Turkey’s exports was 5.71 percent. Thus, the USA became the second country to which Turkey exports the most in the January-November period. While Turkey made the highest export sales to Germany with 17 billion 336 million dollars in this period, Germany and the USA were followed by the United Kingdom with 11 billion 252 million dollars, Italy with 10 billion 268 million dollars and Iraq with 9 billion 534 million dollars. The USA was also recorded as the second country with the highest increase in Turkey’s exports in terms of value, with 1 billion 699 million dollars. In the January-November period, Turkey increased its foreign sales to the Russian Federation with a maximum value of 1 billion 951 million dollars. THE MOST EXPORTS WERE IN CHEMICALS
The exports of the leading sectors in exports to the USA exceeded 1 billion dollars. In the 11 months of the year, chemicals and products were the most exported to the USA with 1 billion 439 million dollars. This sector was followed by the automotive industry with 1 billion 334 million dollars, the steel industry with 1 billion 170 million dollars, the jewelry industry with 936 million 855 thousand dollars, and ready-made clothing and apparel with 929 million 451 thousand dollars. The least export to the country is ornamental plants and products with 2 million 192 thousand dollars, other industrial products with 3 million 869 thousand dollars, fresh fruits and vegetables with 8 million 368 thousand dollars, hazelnuts and products with 26 million 65 thousand dollars, ships with 60 million 657 thousand dollars. yacht and services. Companies from Istanbul made the most exports to the USA with 5 billion 219 million dollars. 1 billion 118 million dollars from Bursa, 1 billion 45 million dollars from Kocaeli, 1 billion 17 million dollars from Ankara and 1 billion 7 million dollars from Gaziantep were sold to this country.