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OUR REGION

About Aegean Region

Aegean Region, located westernmost in Turkey, is a leading region with its logistics infrastructure, diversity of the sectoral portfolio it hosts and a well trained labor force. The Region with its population of 10 million comprises 13 % of Turkey's population. 16 % of national agricultural production and 12 % of industrial production are realized in the Region.  The Region also receives considerable interest from foreign-capital companies both with its logistical infrastructure and its 48 organized industrial zones and 3 free zones.

Aegean Region In Numbers

 

Region

Turkey

Area

89.997 km2

783.562 km2

Population

10 million

77,7 million

Employment (sectoral distribution %)

 

 

Agriculture

21

24

Industry

28

27

Services

51

48

Education

 

 

Universities

193

16

Number of academicians

150.000

19.000

Research & Development

 

 

Centers

165

22

Spendings (billion TL)

13

1,3

Employment

184.000

21.000

Patent applications

4.857

421

Patent registrations

1.250

114

Foreign Trade (billion $)

 

 

Exports

133,7

10,5

Imports

207,2

14,7

Exporter companies

5265

62774

Industry

 

 

Industrial zones

283

48

Free zones

19

3

 

 

FOREIGN TRADE

SECTORS

2014

2015

Change (2014/2015) (%)

I. AGRICULTURE

4.474.164.264

4.039.562.978

-10

A. VEGETABLE PRODUCTS

3.116.139.131

2.746.087.510

-12

Cereals, Pulses ,Oily Seeds and Products

337.302.338

287.087.339

-15

Fresh Fruit and Vegetables

186.321.214

115.562.946

-38

Fruit and Vegetables Products

490.282.490

471.882.397

-4

Dried Fruit and Products

904.459.841

830.545.997

-8

Hazelnut and Products

14.874.174

19.780.076

33

Olive and Olive oil

127.650.569

116.167.868

-9

Tobacco

1.047.020.387

897.684.699

-14

Ornament

8.228.119

7.376.188

-10

B. AQUA & ANIMAL PRODUCTS

818.016.517

753.862.820

-8

Aqua & Animal Products

818.016.517

753.862.820

-8

C. FURNİTURE, PAPER, FORESTRY PRODUCTS

540.008.617

539.612.649

0

Furniture, Paper, Forestry Products

540.008.617

539.612.649

0

II. INDUSTRY

6.681.658.368

5.546.606.514

-17

A. PROCESSED AGRICULTURAL PROD.

462.014.770

396.049.303

-14

Textile and Raw Materials

249.548.669

212.403.576

-15

Leather and Leather Produces

131.408.352

110.700.554

-16

Carpet

81.057.750

72.945.173

-10

B. CHEMICAL PRODUCTS AND DERIVATES

1.167.461.754

1.057.604.472

-9

Chemical Products and Derivates

1.167.461.754

1.057.604.472

-9

C. INDUSTRIAL PRODUCTS

5.052.181.843

4.092.952.739

-19

Ready Wear and Apparel

1.403.948.646

1.206.521.649

-14

Automotive Industry

571.732.336

521.548.594

-9

Ship and Yacht

42.961.271

52.112.117

21

Electrical Electronics and Services

494.862.754

459.601.572

-7

Machinery and Spare Parts

369.769.852

306.839.990

-17

Ferrous and Non-Ferrous Metals

430.508.781

320.666.645

-26

Iron and Steel Products

1.181.190.272

682.169.597

-42

Cement and Soil Products

216.681.202

195.591.567

-10

Precious Mineral and Jewellery

1.356.768

2.734.022

102

Defence Industry

46.115.734

50.135.425

9

Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning (HVAC) Industry

286.013.267

286.187.040

0

Other Industrial Products

7.040.960

8.844.521

26

III. MINING

1.066.901.485

876.843.866

-18

Mining Products

1.066.901.485

876.843.866

-18

T O T A L

12.222.724.117

10.463.013.358

-14