ÜNVERDI EVALUATED THE EXPORT FIGURES OF JULY
Gaziantep Chamber of Industry (GSO) Chairman of the Board Adnan Ünverdi evaluated the export figures of July.
Evaluating the export data announced by the Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM), GSO Chairman of the Board Adnan Ünverdi stated that despite the 9-day Eid al-Adha holiday, Gaziantep reached the highest export figure in July, adding that compared to the same month of the previous year Gaziantep exported valuing 733 million 379 thousand dollars in July with an increase of 0.7 percent.
Noting that during January-July period, the exports from Gaziantep increased by 33.1 percent compared to the same period of the previous year and amounted to 5 billion 554 million 113 thousand dollars, Ünverdi stated that Gaziantep remains ranking 5th among the provinces with the highest export in terms of periodic and monthly exports.
Expressing that while the July of last year was 26 working days, July was 22 working days this year with the effect of Eid al-Adha, Chairman Ünverdi said, “Despite this, the increase in our exports is a source of pride. As urban industrialists, we are working hard to fulfill our duty. Hopefully, we will work hand in hand to increase the figures even higher."