15.000 Tons Hazelnut

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Turkey has exported 15.000 tons hazelnut in 1 month

Turkey which holds the large part of hazelnut production of the World, has exported 15.000 tons of hazelnut in the first month of 2016-2017 export period.

In the written statement of the ‘Blacksea Hazelnut and Hazelnut Products Exporter’s Association’; they reminded that the 2016-2017 export period started on the 1st of September.

They also declared that the first month of the season has remain behind and it will end on 31 August 2017.

‘Turkey has acquired 140 million dollar foreign currency in return of 15.000 tons hazelnuts. Last year, on the same period, Turkey has acquired 290 million dollar in return of 27.806 kg hazelnuts.’

In the statement, that also mentioned; the export to China has increased and this welcomed by the exporters.