Turkey-UK exports up 9% in January 2014

The latest figures from the Turkish Statistical Institute show an 8.6% increase in exports from Turkey in January 2014, with the UK among its main international business partners. In January, Turkey exported some $12.5 billion worth of goods – equivalent to about £7.6 billion at current exchange rates. That’s a seasonally adjusted 4.5% increase on …

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Turkey ‘a valuable route to emerging markets’

British firms who invest in global outsourcing may be wise to focus on Turkey and its surrounding area as a gateway to lucrative emerging export markets. The Republic of Turkey Prime Ministry Investment Support and Promotion Agency reports that Turkey has “structurally sound and resilient” underlying economic characteristics, built on a decade of growth in …

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