The export from Turkey to Russia for the year increased by more than 60%
Exports from Turkey to Russia in the first five months of this year compared to the same period in 2017 increased by 61.4 percent.It is noted that in January-May 2017 Turkey exported to the Russian market products worth 873 million dollars.
The leader of Turkish exports to Russia in the first five months of the year was the agricultural sector. The Russian market supplied fruits and vegetables worth $ 263.6 million. Next comes the output of the car industry in Turkey - $ 196 million. In addition, Russia supplied chemical products worth $ 156.5 million, ready-made clothes and other textile products for $ 117.4 million, leather products for $ 110.2 million, and machinery for $ 109.2 million.
At the same time, the export of Turkish tobacco products sharply decreased - by 75.5 percent.