Textile exports from Turkey's Bursa down in Jan 2009

Textile exports from a northwestern Turkish province were down in January 2009 over January 2008, local exporters association said.

Textile exports from Turkey's Bursa down in Jan 2009
Textile exports from a northwestern Turkish province were down in January 2009 over January 2008, local exporters association said on Saturday.

Textile exports from the northwestern province of Bursa were down 21 percent in January 2009 over the same month of 2008, according to figures of Uludag Exporters' Association.

Bursa's ready-to-wear exports were also down 32 percent in January 2009.
The province earned about 108 million USD from its textile and ready-to-wear exports in the mentioned month.

Bursa had earned 91.6 million USD from its textile exports in January 2008, and this figure dropped 21 percent to 72.3 billion USD.

Also, Bursa's ready-to-wear exports were down 32 percent from 52.1 million USD to 35 million USD from January 2008 to January 2009.

The northwestern province had exported textile products to seven free zones and 83 countries and autonomous regions, and ready-to-wear products to two free zones and 74 countries and autonomous regions in January 2009.

Germany topped the countries Bursa exported its products, whereas Saudi Arabia, Iran and Egypt became the shining stars of this industry with a rise in exports.

Below are the top ten countries and free zones to which Bursa exported its textile products in January 2009:
. Export Change Country (Thousand USD) (%) Germany 9.823 18 Iran 5.314 72,8 Russia 5.109 -57,6 Greece 3.915 -28,6 Italy 3.890 -26,5 Poland 3.824 -8,2 Britain 3.709 -34,7 Romania 3.508 -46,7 Egypt 2.782 183,4 France 2.416 -17,2

Below are the top ten countries and free zones to which Bursa exported its ready-to-wear products in January 2009:

Export Change Country (Thousand USD) (%) :Germany 10.208 -15,7; Britain 8.764 -24,4; Spain 4.017 -21,1; Belgium 2.583 -44,7; France 1.861 -49,6; Italy 1.302 -56,1; USA 799 -79,8; The Netherlands 767 -25,1; Saudi Arabia 634 230,4; Austria 420 -22,4.

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