The Ministry of Commerce continues its efforts to use its export-based growth model to contribute to the economy, which has grown continuously over the last 13 quarters of the Turkish century.
According to provincial data compiled based on activities under this vision and goals, 45 provinces increased their exports in January 2024.
Istanbul was at the top
In the first month of this year, compared to the same month last year, exports based on activity provinces; Istanbul took first place with a total volume of 4 billion 330 million dollars, despite a decrease of 0.3 percent. Kocaeli is in second place with an increase of 5.7 percent and 2 billion 504 million dollars, Izmir is in third place with an increase of 1.3 percent and 1 billion 851 million dollars, Bursa with an increase of 0.4 percent and 1 billion 275 million dollars in fourth place and Mersin with an increase of 31.2 percent and 1 billion 851 million US dollars it is in fourth place and with 891 million US dollars it is in fifth place.
Mersin was the province with the highest increase
In January, compared to the same month last year, exports based on activity provinces; While Mersin was identified as the highest-growing province with $212 million, Kocaeli came second with $135 million. In the list of provinces with the highest increase, Hatay ranked third with $125 million, Yalova fourth with $89 million and Çorum fifth with $67 million.
The export statistics by the Ministry of Commerce’s provinces of activity, calculated taking into account the production locations at the beginning of 2024, were announced comparatively annually and cover the years 2022 and 2023. The statement emphasized that these statistics aim to make a significant contribution to determining the To provide provincial/regional policies based on data, and it said: “As the Ministry of Commerce, we will contribute to our Turkish economy at the highest level.” Increasing the welfare level of each province by implementing our in consultation with our exporters, industrialists, producers and businessmen established roadmaps.” “We will continue our work towards this.” The expression was used.