Calls for TMO to intervene in 2020
The decision of the TMO to act as a buyer to prevent farmgate prices from declining below TRY 10 per kg has been controversially discussed. Problem was that market players were concerned that this would impact Turkey’s competitiveness in the global market. Nevertheless, the Aegean Dried Fruit and Products Union is quite happy with Turkey’s performance this season so far.
Although the export volume has declined by more than 8% to 114,845 metric tonnes, the export value has risen by 1.8% to USD 239.9 million this