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15 August 2021 [16:54] - Today.Az
The value of export of leather goods from Turkey to Uzbekistan surged by 87.1 percent from January through July 2021, compared to the same period of 2020, exceeding $4.82 million, the Turkish Ministry of Trade told Trend.
In July 2021, the export of leather goods from Turkey to Uzbekistan soared by 85.5 percent compared to July 2020, reaching $541,000, the ministry noted.
Turkey overall increased the export of leather products by 23.7 percent in the first 7 months of this year compared to the same period of last year, up to over $938.3 million.
Turkey exported leather goods worth $145.4 million in July 2021, which is 13.8 percent more compared to July 2020.
During the period of July 2020 through July 2021, Turkish leather goods exports totaled over $1.5 billion.