Turkey.. $2.99 ​​billion in revenue from building materials exports in August


The Turkish Building Materials Manufacturers Association “Turkey IMSSAD” announced that the sector’s exports rose 5.5 percent last August compared to the same month of 2021, achieving revenues of $2.99 ​​billion.


The association clarified in a statement on Wednesday that exports during the past 12 months amounted to $34.78 billion, thus setting a record for exports.

In terms of quantity, 5.18 million tons of building materials were exported, while imports amounted to $920 million.


It is noteworthy that Turkey ranked fifth in the world in the field of building materials export, after it jumped 4 places in the list of the most exporting countries in the sector from 9 to 5.