MOSCOW TIME: 15.08.2020 20:07:39

Export/Import

Turkey's top exports to Russia: Tomatoes, mandarins and lemons

Turkey's top exports to Russia: Tomatoes, mandarins and lemons

Turkey exported more than 147 million USD (131 million Euro) worth of fresh fruits and vegetables to Russia in the first three months of the year. Tomatoes, mandarins and lemons were top export products.

According to Eastern Black Sea Exporters' Association (DKIB), Turkey, in the first quarter exported 219 thousand 145 tons of fresh fruits and vegetables to Russia and received 147 million 28 thousand 391 USD (131,2 million Euro) in return. Tomatoes, mandarins and lemons constituted 72,5% of the overall fresh produce exports to Russia.

In the first three months of the year, Turkey exported 50 thousand 828 tons of tomatoes to Russia and gained 47 million 521 thousand 795 USD (42,3 million Euro). Last year in the same period, 9 thousand 850 tons of tomatoes were exported in return of 9 million 297 thousand 135 USD (8,2 million Euro). Tomato exports increased by 416% in terms of volume, and increased by 411% in terms of value.

In the same period this year, Turkey exported 59 thousand 725 tons of mandarins to Russia and earned 33 million 549 thousand 324 USD (29,8 million Euro). Besides, 44 thousand 526 tons of lemons were exported in return of 25 million 577 thousand 817 USD (22,9 million Euro).

Turkey exported 25 varieties of fresh fruits and vegetables to Russia in the first quarter. Pomegranate and grapefruit followed tomatoes, mandarins and lemons. Turkey exported 9 million 554 thousand and 979 USD (8,4 million Euro) worth of pomegranates and 8 million 455 thousand 356 USD (7,5 million Euro) worth of grapefruits to Russia.

Source: FreshPlaza

:

Turkey export Russia tomatoes mandarins lemons

Share this:

Share this Share this Share this

NEWS


04.12.2019 TVEL completes the contract for supply of fuel pellets to India for Tarapur NPP

TVEL JSC has shipped to India the final consignment of uranium  fuel pellets for BWR reactors and thereby fulfilled the relevant contract with the Department of Atomic En...

26.09.2019 Vietnam-Russia Bilateral Ties Deepen, Boost Investment

Russia was one of the first countries to establish diplomatic relations with Vietnam, laying the groundwork for a strong bilateral and economic relationship between the countries.

04.09.2019 Russias trade turnover with African states up 17% in 2018

Russias trade turnover with the African states increased by more than 17% in 2018 to $20.4 bln. A representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry told TASS that the majority of...

EVENTS


16.09.2020 Mining and Metals Central Asia 2020

Mining and Metals Central Asia is a professional platform to demonstrate achievements of Kazakhstani and foreign manufacturers of equipment, services, and developments in the field...

16.09.2020 Kazcomak 2020

Kazakhstan International Road and Heavy construction, Communal machinery exhibition

INTERVIEWS


18.04.2018 Pskov State University Increases Its International Student Body Thirty...

Higher education can be a profitable export business, provided the system is built correctly and qua...

FEA Education


03.05.2017 Anna Trubetskaya: "Business should be built on Russians"

About the models of business development in another country and professional secrets is told by a practicing expert on work in international markets Anna Trubetskaya

Our partners