Turkey and Italy's Campania region will cooperate on industrial agriculture & food, fashion & culture, and information & communication technologies sectors.
Campania region's minister Alfonsina de Felice, who arrived in Turkey, told reporters that Campania region took place in southern Italy and had 6 million population.
De Felice said that currently many Campania companies were making cooperation with Turkey.
She said that besides commercial relations Campania region also wanted to develop cultural relations with Turkey. De Felice added that Turkey was one of the countries which had the youngest population in Europe, and Campania also was one of the youngest regions of Italy. She said that Campania and Turkey had similarities.
Metin Kaya, an executive of Italian Chamber of Commerce in Turkey, said that total trade volume between Turkey and Italy was 17.5 billion USD in 2007, adding that Italy was the third biggest commercial partner of Turkey.
Campania region is pursuing a project on institutional cooperation in Mediterranean. Turkey, besides Egypt, Israel, Morocco and Tunisia, takes place within the scope of this project.
Last Mod: 29 Temmuz 2008, 07:37