Turkey is leading up in automotive industry
The Turkish vehicle supply industry, which covers 10 billion 850 million dollars of record exports in the automotive sector last year, has been exporting almost all the vehicles by supplying to the main industry in countries such as Germany, which is known as the center of automotive in the world.
AA correspondent, Uludag Automotive Industry Exporters' Association (OIB), according to information, 207 countries, free zones and autonomous region 31.6 billion dollars in exports with record-breaking automotive industry, 11 percent increase compared to the previous year.
This was about one third of the exports and 10 billion 850 million dollars of the vehicles supply industry. The supply industry increased 11.76 percent year on year. The country where the supply industry sends the most products was Germany, known as the center of the automotive sector in the world. Exports to this country increased by 8.2 percent from 2 billion 431 million last year to 2 billion 631 million dollars. Exports to this country accounted for 24 percent of total exports.
Total exports of the automotive sector in Germany amounted to 4 billion 752 million dollars. The supply industry realized 55 percent of this foreign trade. The US $ 587 million portion of the $ 893 million automotive sector exports to Romania accounted for 65% of the total. Exports to this country increased by 14 percent to $ 587 million from $ 514 million.
23 percent of the exports of 3 billion 235 million dollars to the automotive industry in France made by the supply industry firms. Suppliers' exports to this country increased by 14 percent last year from 647 million to 741 million dollars.
20.3 percent of the total exports to Italy for 3 billion 268 million dollars were realized by Turkish procurement firms. Exports of the sub-industry to this country increased by 6.8 percent from 621 million to 664 million dollars. The vehicle supply industry realized 4 billion 622 million US dollars in 4 countries, which accounted for 42 percent of the 10 billion 850 million dollar export last year.
Uludağ Automotive Industry Exporters' Association (OİB) Chairman Baran Çelik said that the EU is a very important market for the automotive sector. Steel, stressing that more than three-quarters of exports to the EU, the sector's export record in the last year, the EU exports increased by 12 percent said last year.
Stating that they expect an increase in EU countries and some other important markets in 2019, Çelik stated that these markets will play an important role in achieving the 32 billion dollar record export target for this year. Specifically, they expect Romania to become one of the countries that exported billions of dollars in 2019, said Çelik.
"We see that the use of the main industry of the automotive industry in Romania, Turkey procurement centrally. In particular, there is a significant increase in Romania in supply in the aftermarket industry. We believe the Romania Under his influence $ 1 billion band would in a relaxed way now. The automotive center, such as Germany a very intensive export concerned countries in the supply industry. one reason for that is exporting heavily to countries such supply industry Turkey of the automotive's most advanced that country, Turkey's automotive industry, foreign sales are at the first level, such as Germany. more as a side industry size it has a structure that can move quickly, and because of its small size, it is easily accessible to much wider markets. "
Steel industry as the foundation, together with the main industry of the automotive industry in Turkey, at this point, stating that adapts itself to the industry, "He has made the investment in housing in particular has established international partnerships and came to make exports currently level anywhere in the world. Troop-thirds of total exports of the automotive industry a the share of this industry is the only one. " said.