According to the information compiled by AA correspondent from the data of the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM), Turkey’s exports increased by 0.2 percent in the 5 months of this year compared to the same period of the previous year and reached 102 billion 520 million dollars.
In the January-April period, Turkey’s industrial exports decreased by 4.4 percent to 73 billion 505 million dollars.
Despite the decline in industrial exports due to global and national developments, the sectors stood out by breaking export records.
In the said period, the share of the industrial sector in Turkey’s total exports was 71.7 percent.
Leather and leather products, automotive industry, electricity and electronics, machinery and accessories, jewelry, defense and aviation industry and air conditioning industry realized the highest January-May exports of all time.
Automotive industry exports exceeded 14 billion dollars
In the said period, leather and leather products are 866 million dollars, automotive industry 14.3 billion dollars, electricity and electronics 6.6 billion dollars, machinery and accessories 4.6 billion dollars, jewelry industry 2.6 billion dollars, defense and aerospace industry 2 billion dollars, and the air conditioning industry has signed an export of approximately 3 billion dollars.
In the 5 months of the year, leather and leather products 7.5 percent, automotive industry 14.8%, electricity and electronics 10.2%, machinery and accessories 12.2%, jewelery sector 21 percent, defense and aerospace industry 22.5 percent, air conditioning industry recorded an 8.3 percent increase in exports.
Exports of the automotive industry to Germany exceeded 2 billion dollars
In terms of countries, leather and leather products were exported to the Russian Federation for 102.7 million dollars, and machinery and accessories for 564.9 million dollars in 5 months of the year.
The automotive industry exported 2 billion dollars and the air conditioning industry 318.3 million dollars to Germany.
The electrical and electronics industry exported $644.8 million to the United Kingdom, and the jewelry industry $634.5 million to the United Arab Emirates.
The highest automotive industry exports came from Kocaeli
On the basis of provinces, 539.9 million dollars of leather and leather products, 1.5 billion dollars of machinery and accessories, 1.2 billion dollars of air-conditioning industrial products, 3.3 billion 300 million dollars of electrical and electronic appliances, 2 billion 307 million dollars are from Istanbul. dollars of jewelry exports.
3.7 billion dollars of automotive industry exports were realized from Kocaeli.