Commercial and Economic Relations between Turkey and France

The bilateral trade volume between Turkey and France stood at 14 billion 657 million USD in 2017, which corresponds to an increase of 9.4 percent compared to the year before (Turkish exports 6 billion 586 million US Dollars; imports 8 billion 71 million US Dollars).

Main export items from Turkey to France are automobile, accessories and parts for land vehicles, transportation vehicles, television receivers, confection, fattening and agricultural products, whilst main items of Turkey’s imports from France are flight and space industries products, machineries, vehicles, parts and accessories for motor vehicles and medicaments.

In the period of 2002-2017, total amount of direct investments from France to Turkey is 6 billion 957 million USD. This figure is 217 million USD from Turkey to France in the same period.

In 2017, 578,524 thousand French tourists visited Turkey.