Turkish economy minister says expects record export growth in JulyStaff Writer | July 14, 2017
Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci said he expected record export growth in July and hoped exports would exceed $155 billion this year, after they fell 0.9 percent to $142.6 billion in 2016.
Trade Turkish Economy Minister Nihat Zeybekci:
The minister said he expected talks on updating Turkey's customs union with the European Union to begin this year and be completed in 2018. He also said Ankara was working on plans to make Turkey a centre for global gold trade. ■