Türkiye Exporters Assembly (TİM) organized a trade delegation to Venezuela within the scope of the "Faraway Countries Strategy" of the Ministry Trade. Turkish exporters held more than 1000 bilateral business meetings (B2B) with Venezuelan business people in the program attended by Trade Minister Mehmet Muş and TİM President Mustafa Gültepe as well as more than 60 company representatives from 21 different sectors.
The data on Türkiye's exports in 2022 is announced at the meeting held in İstanbul with the participation of President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan. Record-breaking exports reached 254 billion dollars in 2022.
TİM's Chairman Mustafa Gültepe said that, exports increased to 162 countries and broke the annual records in 108 countries.
Turkish export exceeded $231 billion in the January-November period and $253 billion in the last 12 months. Automotive was the sector that realized the most export in November with 2.9 billion dollars. Chemicals and their products ranked second with $2.6 billion, and the ready-to-wear sector ranked third with $1.6 billion.
TİM Chairman Mustafa Gültepe: “We will share the pride of completing December in the best way and surpassing the target of 250 billion dollars. A month later, we will announce the highest annual export figure in our history.”
The only umbrella organization of over 100 thousand Turkish exporters, Turkish Exporters Assembly, maintained its trade diplomacy activities through India by executing sectoral and general trade delegations.
In the Global Innovation Index announced by the World Intellectual Property Organization, the Switzerland-based organization of the United Nations, and in which 132 countries compete, Türkiye rose four steps in 2022 to the 37th place.
Turkish Exporters Assembly, which is the only umbrella organization of more than 100 thousand exporters, continues to bring Turkish exporters together with buyers all over the world with its sectoral and general trade delegations.