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Champion of the Export: Automotive

Turkey Exporters Assembly declared "Top 1000 Exporters" of 2017. Top 4 of the list is composed of automotive sector, where Ford Otosan maintained  its place at the top with 4.8 Billion USD of exports.


Turkey Exporters Assembly (TIM) announced the results of TIM’s 2017 “Top 1000 Exporters” research. TIM President said: We believe both domestic and foreign investors will be more keen on investment after the election. Büyükekşi indicated that top 4 of the list is composed of automotive sector representatives and said that the biggest exporter is still Ford Otosan after two years at the top. Ford, which was at the top with 4 billion USD export in 2016, increased its export by 21,2 percent and strengthened its leadership with 4.797 Million USD in 2017.
Toyota rose by 5 steps in the ranking with an export performance of 4.443 Million USD and took the second place in the list. 3rd place belongs to Tofaş with a 0.6 percent increase, which is actualized as 3.209 million usd. Oyak Renault took the 4th place with 3.183 million USD and got over Turkey’s average following an increase of 12,3 percent.