Turkey-Djibouti relations have been steadily developing in political, economic and commercial fields. Embassies was opened reciprocally n 2012 and 2013 respectively.
According to 2012 data, Turkey’s exports to Djibouti have reached the level of 87,1 million USD and her imports from Djibouti amounted to 89.305 USD in 2012. The total volume of bilateral trade between the two countries reached approximately 87,2 million USD.
Main items exported from Turkey to Djibouti in 2012 were iron and steel, cereal products, non-tariff foodstuff, metals, electrical machines and equipments. Main imported items were leather, welt, raw post, painting materials and metal products.
Turkish Government allocated 10 scholarships for the period of 2012-2013 and 16 scholarships of higher education for the period of 2013-2014 to students from Djibouti.