Importing fruits and vegetables from Turkey
To learn about the importance of exporting fruits and vegetables abroad to the Turkish economy and employment Turkish labor, we recommend that you read this article.
The vegetables and fruits sector in Turkey
Turkey occupies an advanced position in the countries producing and exporting agricultural products. These products also enjoy a great reputation in terms of quality or flavors and delicacy.
Of course, the summer season is the season of fresh fruits and vegetables as the markets increase in the most delicious and varied varieties with the diversity of Turkish regions and climates.
Turkish exports of fresh fruits and vegetables to the Gulf countries have increased remarkably recently, according to a statement issued by the Exporters Union in the Western Mediterranean in Turkey.
The most important fruits in Turkey
Turkey is one of the largest countries in the world in agricultural production, and ranks seventh, and is the world leader in the production of:
Nuts, figs, dried apricots and royal raisins. Some of the most popular fruits found in Turkey are:
Among the most important crops that are exported to other countries, this crop in terms of increasing the quantity, which recorded almost 135 percent, got the first position in the list of exports, and the value of Turkey’s exports of this crop reached approximately 3 million and 276 thousand and 186 US dollars.
The head of the agricultural chamber in the city of Kastamonu, Mohamed Butor, told Anatolia, that this city produces many kinds of delicious apples, unique of its kind and examples such as: “Granny Smith” and golden apples, and he also added that the apple farms in Turkey specifically in the city of Kastamonu have arrived Almost 11 thousand hectares.
The city produced nearly 12 thousand tons of apples last year, and during the fruit harvest season, the farms go out early in the morning, in order to begin the process of harvesting and collecting the fruits, and this process is carried out until late hours of the night, and the prices of apples in this season may range approximately 1, 5 to 3 lira, due to quality and type.
The best varieties that are in great demand in the markets are orange Phenicia, this was stated by Khalil Sari, head of the Chamber of Agriculture, while speaking to Anatolia, and he also said that Turkey’s production of oranges is approximately one million nine hundred thousand tons per year.
It is one of the best and best varieties of oranges in the world known as the orange java.
Agricultural areas in Turkey
Agricultural production sectors is very important in Turkey, where he has a very significant role in the growth and improve the country’s high standard of living, as well as working on the increase in economic activity, because of the use of the labor force, which is almost the number could be up to three million people, and also helps to raise the proportion of exports Out.
The climate diversity in Turkey has led to the production of multiple types of vegetables, fruits and legumes, and Turkey ranks first among the countries of the European continent, and the seventh in the world in the agricultural sector, and the first globally in the production of many different agricultural crops.
We will talk about some of the agricultural crops and the areas they are in, such as:
Olive oil is one of the best types of healthy oils, as well as it works to combat diseases and microbes that attack the body, and has an effective role in treating digestive problems, as well as treating respiratory problems.
As well as olive oil because it contains anti-oxidants, it has an effect in reducing the impact of cancerous genes, and olive oil is used in many uses, so it can be used in food, or in pharmaceutical compounds, or in the manufacture of soaps as well as cosmetics.
Turkey may occupy the sixth rank in the production of olives, as it has a favorable climate for olive cultivation, as well as offering the best olive oil in the world.
Therefore, the percentage of olive cultivation in Turkey increases, and the percentage of olive oil production in it is approximately 5% of global production.
It is cultivated in areas with a temperate and hot climate, and tomatoes have many uses, many of which are used in food and are an essential ingredient in most food, used as a sauce, and also used as drinks.
Turkey began growing tomatoes locally to work to meet its needs of agricultural products, and thus dispensed with importing them from other countries, and one of the most famous regions in Turkey where tomatoes are grown is the province of “Tokat”.
Tokat harvested the first unique crop of chocolate tomatoes, which were cultivated in specialized greenhouses, and a Turkish university developed a tomato breed and first harvested tomatoes with chocolate.
The potato is considered one of the most widely distributed crops in all countries of the world, and there is no doubt that the potato has a nutritional value and at the same time it has health damages, and it may be called the potato in all countries of Morocco and the Levant.
The potato has obtained the fourth position in terms of its importance after wheat Rice and corn.
Potatoes need to be cultivated in mild climatic conditions, and this is what characterizes all provinces of Turkey, but most of the areas where potatoes are grown in central and western Anatolia, such as:
the region of Afyon
In Turkey, a shipping and export service for fruits and vegetables is available:
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the United Arab Emirates
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the State of Kuwait
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the Arab Republic of Egypt
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the Syrian Arab Republic
And other Arab countries
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the state of Germany
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to Sweden
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the state of Greece
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the state of Norway
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the state of Denmark
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the Netherlands
Shipping service of vegetables and fruits from Turkey to the state of Italy