Machinery exports surge in January-April
The machinery export increased 18.1 percent year-on-year in January-April period, the Machinery Exporters’ Association (MAİB) said in a statement.
Kutlu Karavelioğlu, head of the association, said export-to-import coverage rate in the sector reached 78.8 percent in January-April.
Karavelioğlu said the sector should be placed among the strategic sectors.
“Implementing policies and supporting the export of high-tech goods and products, especially machinery, should be a priority,” he added.