MARITIME INDUSTRY in TURKEY
Turkey is a very strategically located country in terms of international trade. 85% Export & Import
of country go through Turkey’s 71 ports. In recent years, the Turkish government has increased its
investment in the maritime sector in order to boost its competitiveness.
Turkey’s total freight handling capacity grew by around 50% in the last decade and Turkey’s
mega-yacht building sector has been growing at a rate of 20% annually over the past years.