Relations between Turkey and Mauritius

Turkey’s relations with Mauritius has been developing steadily.

The Turkish Embassy in Antananarivo, which became operational on 21 April 2010, is also accredited to Mauritius. Mauritius’s Embassy in Berlin is accredited to Turkey.

Turkey has an Honorary Consulate-General in Port-Louis.

Bilateral foreign trade volume in 2016 was around 40 million US Dollars. 35 million US Dollars of this amount is Turkey’s exports to Mauritius. In the first 11 months of 2017, bilateral trade volume reached 64 million US Dollars.

In order to provide a sound legal basis for bilateral economic relations, several agreements were already signed including a Free Trade Agreement, Economic and Commercial Cooperation Agreement and Mutual Promotion and Protection of the Investments Agreement. The first meetings of the Joint Economic Committee established within the framework of the Free Trade Agreement was held in Port Louis between 17-18 November, 2016.

Turkish Airlines has direct flights from İstanbul to Mauritius since 15 th of December, 2015.