Turkey seeks big share in global halal sector
ISTANBUL - Anadolu Agency
“With our government’s policies and the efforts of the private sector, we can raise our share of the global halal market to 10 percent - $400 billion in a short period of time,” Yunus Ete told Anadolu Agency.
Ete said that the world halal sector has almost reached $4 trillion, of which $2 trillion is “Islamic Finance”, $1 trillion “Halal Food Industry,” $250 billion “Halal tourism,” and the rest is medicines cosmetics and textiles.
“Turkey’s share of the world’s halal sector varies between 2 percent and 5 percent. Our country’s share of the Islamic market is about $100 billion,” Ete added.
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