Turkey, which owns a large part of world's hazelnut production and exports, obtained an income of $1.78 billion by hazelnut exports in the hazelnut season in 2010-2011.
Turkey exported 281,330 tons of hazelnuts from September 1, 2010 to August 31, 2011, according to figures of Black Sea Hazelnut & Products Exporters' Union.
Turkey is exporting hazelnuts to nearly 90 countries.
210,428 tons of hazelnuts were exported to EU countries in the season.
Turkey had exported 218,713 tons of hazelnuts and obtained $1.378 billion in the 2009-2010 season.
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