Persona de contacto
Mehmet Ali ERKAN
Persona de contacto de Mediterranean Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Exporters Association
Descripción del expositor
Mediterranean Fresh Fruit & Vegetable Exporters' Association
Products: Fresh Fruit & Vegetables
Company: Trade and Professional Organisation
Contact Person: Mehmet Ali ERKAN (Secretary General)
The Mediterranean Exporter Associations, settled in Mersin- in the Southeastern Mediterranean coast of Turkey, is leading the function of Turkish Coordinator for Fresh Fruit and Vegetables Sector. It has currently about 2.956 members exporting fresh fruit & vegetables out of a total of 15.000 members from other sectors.
You can reach all of the exporters of fresh fruits & vegetables from Turkey via www.yms.org.tr and exporter of citrus fruit via www.turkishcitrus.com.
Turkey’s fresh fruit & vegetable production is approximately 52 million tons of which is 30 million tons vegetables and 22 million tons fruits.
Turkey’s fresh fruit and vegetable export amounts 4,5 million tons in 2018. Total value of the export have reached 2.3 billion $. Within the sector; exports of citrus fruit have been 2 million tons while fresh fruit exports have been 1.1 million tons and fresh vegetable export have been 1.3 million tons. The revenue derived from exports of these commodity groups have been 893 million $ for citrus fruits, 825 million $ for fresh fruits and 593 million $ for fresh vegetables.
Turkey exports most of its fresh fruit and vegetable to Russian Federation. This market constitutes a 28% market share of Turkey’s total fruit and vegetable export with 659 million $. Iraq is the second important market with 10 % market share with 242 million $. Germany is the third important market with 204 million $ fresh fruit and vegetable export with 9% market share. Romania, Ukraine and Saudi Arabia are the other important export markets of Turkey.