Turkey’s jewellery exports reach $378 million

Uncategorized Faizah Kamal 11-Dec-2019

Turkey’s jewellery exports soared by 37 percent on an annual basis to $378 million in November, according to data from the Jewellery Exporters’ Association.

The industry’s shipments to foreign markets peaked in August, totalling $566 million. The second highest export figure in 2019 was recorded in July with $508 million.

Jewellery sales to Middle Eastern countries rose 110 percent in the month to hit $148 million, while exports to the European Union increased by a strong 36 percent on an annual basis to $92 million.

Local companies shipped $32.7 million worth of jewellery to the North American countries, pointing to a 1 percent decline.