Turkey exports 118,335 tons of hazelnut in 4 months

By Muhammed Ali Gurtas

ANKARA (AA) – Turkey's hazelnut exports totaled 118,335 tons in September-December 2018, a trade group announced on Friday.

The Black Sea Hazelnut and Products Exporters' Union (KFMIB) reported that Turkey earned $657.6 million from hazelnut exports during the first four months of the season.

With 76.7 percent of total exports, the EU was the top market for Turkey's hazelnut exports.

The union figures showed that 41.7 percent of the country's hazelnut exports were processed products worth $278.8 million, while the rest were raw hazelnuts.

Turkey — the world's largest hazelnut exporter — earned $1.78 billion with nearly 287,000 tons of hazelnut exports last season, from September 2017 to the end of August 2018.

Turkey exports 58,000+ tons of hazelnut in Sept-Oct

By Muhammed Ali Gurtas

ANKARA (AA) – Turkey's hazelnut exports totaled 58,286 tons in the September-October period of 2018, a regional union announced on Friday.

During the first two months in the season, the country earned $314.3 million from hazelnut exports, the Black Sea Hazelnut and Products Exporters' Union (KFMIB) said in a report.

The EU was the top market for Turkey's hazelnut exports with 77.3 percent of total exports, amounting to 45,077 tons.

The KFMIB noted that 45.3 percent of the country's hazelnut exports was processed products worth $148.5 million, as the rest were raw hazelnuts.

Turkey — world's largest hazelnut exporter — earned $1.78 billion with nearly 287,000 tons of hazelnut exports last season, from September 2017 to the end of August 2018.

Turkey exports over 25,000 tons hazelnut in September

By Muhammed Ali Gurtas

ANKARA (AA) – Turkey's hazelnut exports in September totalled 25,220 tons, according to an exporters' union report on Monday.

The Black Sea Hazelnut and Products Exporters' Union (KFMIB) said the country earned some $135 million from hazelnut exports last month — the first month in the season.

The KFMIB figures showed that the European Union was the top market in September. Exports to the EU account for 77 percent of Turkish hazelnut exports.

Las month, the processed nut exports — worth $69.4 million — amounted to 48.6 percent of Turkey's total exports while the rest were raw hazelnuts.

Turkey, which is the world's largest hazelnut exporter, earned $1.78 billion with nearly 287,000 tons of hazelnut exports last season, from September 2017 to the end of August 2018.