champion of 15 companies in the automotive industry with top leaders of Turkey's export sector for 2020 years has been announced. Uludag Automotive Industry Exporters' Union (OIB) according to a statement issued on the basis Council data Turkey Exporters, in 2020 a total of 25,5 billion dollars in exports signature as the ancestors of automotive companies was in 2019 at the peak still received Ford Otomotiv place. In the ranking of the top three unchanged, Toyota was the second and Oyak-Renault was the third.
According to OIB data, the exports of the automotive sector in the first month of 2021 decreased by 5,5 percent compared to the previous year and reached 2,3 billion dollars. While there was a decrease of 20 percent in passenger cars and 66 percent in the bus-midibus-minibus product group, exports of motor vehicles for transporting goods increased by 28,5 percent.
OIB Chairman Baran Steel: "Due to our Company pandemic is a difficult year for both Turkey and the world has experienced dramatic declines in exports in 2020. Despite this, we did not give up on our goals. I would like to thank all of our companies who have passed the target we revised with their great effort and congratulate them for their exemplary success. Due to the continuing impact of the pandemic, it seems that the first quarter of 2021 will be particularly difficult. However, we believe that we will maintain our advantageous position in changing trade balances and make growth permanent with our strong infrastructure in terms of both main and supply industry.
champion of 15 companies in the automotive industry of Turkey's exports became apparent that export champion for 2020 years. Uludag Automotive Industry Exporters' Association (PA) by the Turkey Exporters Assembly (TIM), according to a statement made on the basis of data in 2020 did not change the ranking of the top three automotive companies with the highest export. As in 25,5, Ford Automotive was again at the top among the automotive companies that exported a total of 2019 billion dollars. Toyota was the second and Oyak-Renault was the third. First three companies were followed by Tofaş, Kibar Dış Ticaret, Mercedes-Benz Türk, Bosch Sanayi ve Ticaret, TGS Dış Ticaret, Man Truck & Bus.
In January 2021, when the effects of the pandemic continued, the automotive industry realized an export of 5,5 billion dollars with a decrease of 2,3 percent compared to the same period of the previous year. The share of Turkey's export industry was 16,8 percent. According to OIB data, exports of passenger cars decreased by 20 percent in the product group and 66 percent in the bus-midibus-minibus product group, while exports of motor vehicles for transporting goods increased by 28,5 percent.
OIB Chairman Baran Steel, automotive and congratulated the champion of 2020 "our company, because the pandemic is a difficult year for both Turkey and the world has experienced dramatic declines in exports in 2020. Despite this, we did not give up on our goals. I would like to thank all our companies who have passed the target that we have revised with their superior effort and congratulate them for their exemplary success. Due to the continuing impact of the pandemic, it seems that the first quarter of 2021 will be particularly difficult. However, we believe that we will maintain our advantageous position in the changing trade balances and make the growth permanent with our strong infrastructure in terms of both main and supply industry ”.
4 percent increase in the supply industry
On the basis of product groups, while the export of the Supply Industry increased by 4% to 890 million dollars, Passenger Car exports decreased by 20% to 824 million dollars. Exports of Motor Vehicles for Transport of Goods increased 28,5% to 427 million dollars, while exports of Bus-Minibus-Midibus decreased by 66% to 46 million dollars.
Germany, the country with the highest exports in the supply industry, increased by 8%, 21% to Italy, 43% to Spain, 17% to the USA and Poland, and 16% to Russia, There was a 40% drop in exports to Romania and 55% to Slovenia.
In passenger cars, 5% to France, 12% to Poland, 51% to Sweden, which are among the important markets, were observed, while 13% to Italy, 26% to Germany, 29% to Spain, 60% to the United Kingdom and There was a 37% decrease to Belgium.
In motor vehicles for the transportation of goods, there was a 38% increase to the United Kingdom, the country with the highest exports, 64% from the major markets to France, 32% to Italy, 24% to Belgium, the USA and Denmark, while Spain 55% to the Netherlands and 90% to the Netherlands.
In the Bus Minibus Midibus product group, France, which is the country with the most exports, decreased by 54%, Germany by 79%, while a high rate of increase was experienced to Georgia.
10 percent increase in exports to France
Germany, the largest market of the industry, decreased by 5,5 percent to 321 million dollars, while exports to France increased by 10 percent to 305 million dollars and to Italy with a 0,4% decrease to 214 million dollars. Among the important markets, 28% increase in exports to Poland, 34% to the USA, 20% to Sweden, 33% to Ireland, while 18% to the United Kingdom, 13% to Spain and 17% to Slovenia. or 49%, Slovenia 37% and Israel 42%. The increase in exports of motor vehicles for transporting goods was effective in the increase in the USA.
Exports to the EU decreased by 5 percent
On the basis of country group, the European Union countries, which have a share of 69 percent in exports, decreased by 5 percent to 1 billion 567 million USD. There was a 21% increase in exports to the North American Free Trade Zone and a 28% decrease to the Middle East Countries.