Turkish Minister: Investments in the agriculture sector on the rise

Turkey in parallel to the bright performance it has displayed in economic growth in the last decade, has been attracting considerable amounts of FDI in the agriculture sector. This fact was confirmed by the Mr. EKER, the Minister of Agriculture who stated during a meeting with journalists the FDI in the food and agriculture sector had been $14 million More...

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By admin On Friday, November 30th, 2012

Turkey becomes 4th largest exporter of fresh vegetables

It is reported that Turkey has succeeded to take its place among top vegetable exporting countries in the World. In fact Turkey is one of the top exporters of the two key agricultural commodities in the world, according More...

By admin On Monday, November 19th, 2012

Turkey meets over 70 percent of world’s fig demand

It is reported that Turkey is now the biggest gif producer in the world and meets about 70 percent of the global demand. It has also been reported however that fig farmers are not content with sales prices and price More...

By admin On Monday, October 15th, 2012

TurkStat reveals poultry statistics in Turkey for August 2012

Turkish Statistics Institute has revealed figures for poultry production statistics in Turkey for August 2012. Poultry production statistics, which have been published monthly, have been collected from poultry More...

By admin On Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

Turkish online food company sells shares to General Atlantic

General Atlantic buys stakes in Turkish online food company Turkey’s online food ordering firm Yemeksepeti.com has just received a USD 44 million cash boost to fuel its international push with the addition of More...

By admin On Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Confectionery market in Turkey reaches US$ 3.1 billion

Turkish citizens living in the northwestern Marmara region consume 45 percent of the country’s sweets and chocolates.The Turkish confectionery market grew 10 percent and recorded an annual sales figure of $3.1 More...

By admin On Monday, July 30th, 2012

Flour Industry .. Turkey is the second biggest exporter in the world

Turkey is the 3rd biggest country in flour production in the world and has a share of 9 percent in total world flour exports. Anatolia is the region where plantation and flour production was first made in the world. More...

By admin On Sunday, July 29th, 2012

Nissin Food acquires 50 percent stake in Turkish pasta producer

Nissin Food teams up with Turkish pasta producer Japanese food company Nissin Food has acquired a 50 percent stake in Turkish pasta producer Bellini Gida, a subsidiary of food and beverage conglomerate Yildiz Holding, More...

By admin On Monday, July 9th, 2012

Unilever choses Istanbul R&D center for ice cream

Global food giant Unilever has chosen Istanbul’s Sarıgazi neighborhood as the site of its regional research and development (R&D) center for ice cream. Unilever’s new hub in Istanbul will provide all R&D More...

By admin On Monday, June 25th, 2012

Simit Sarayı.. A Popular Turkish “Fast-food” chain

SIMIT SARAYI (meaning Simit Palace) was launched as a new concept in 2002. Until then, SIMIT  (ring-shaped bread covered with sesame seeds) used to be eaten ON FOOT, consumed in an unhealthy manner. Then, based More...