CEREALS, PULSES, OIL SEEDS AND PRODUCTS THEREOF SECTOR
I- WORLD TRADE IN MILLING PRODUCTS
In the year 2013, the world milling sector exports increased by 2.8% relative to the previous year to $ 18.6 billion. As of the year 2013, top five exporters of milling products were Germany, France, Thailand, Belgium and Turkey. Among 183 countries, Turkey ranked 5th with approximately 6% share among the top exporters of milling products.
Graph 1. Main Countries in World Milling Products Sector Exports (2013)
In the same year, total milling products imports worldwide rose by 4.3% to $ 19.7 billion. Top importers of milling products were the USA, Netherlands, China, Belgium and Brazil. Among 221 countries, Turkey ranked 48th with 0.47% share among the top importers of milling products.Click here for details