Turkey: Hazelnut exports jump 45% in Sept-May
Country earns $1.96B from hazelnut exports in 9 months of 2019/20 season
Turkey's hazelnut exports surged 45% year-on-year from September 2019 to this May, said a regional trade group on Tuesday.
Turkey, the world's biggest hazelnut supplier, yielded $1.96 billion revenue from the hazelnut exports, according to the Black Sea Hazelnut and Products Exporters' Association data.
So far this season, which starts in September and ends in August, Turkey's hazelnut export volume hit 294,304 tons, surging 26.5% year-on-year.
The country's hazelnut exports were mainly to the EU which has robust food industries to process the nuts.Anadolu Agency website contains only a portion of the news stories offered to subscribers in the AA News Broadcasting System (HAS), and in summarized form. Please contact us for subscription options.