Turkey exports 1.2 mln tons of pasta in 2018
MERSIN – Anadolu Agency
"The sector's exports rose 14 percent in the year, compared to 2017," Külahçıoğlu noted.
He stressed that the target set at the beginning of the year - exporting 1.2 million tons of pasta - was reached.
Turkey is among the top three pasta/noodle exporter countries with Italy and China, according to Massachusetts Institute of Technology's Observatory of Economic Complexity (OEC).
Meanwhile, the U.S., Germany and France are the top pasta importers, OEC data showed.