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 The Islamic Chamber of Commerce , Industry and Agriculture (ICCIA)
The Republic of Turkey
Head of State : Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Population : 78.67 Million
Capital City : Ankara
Largest City : Istanbul
Languages : Turkish (official), Kurdish, Dimli, Azeri, Kabardian
Monetary Unit : Turkish Lira (TL)
Facts
GDP (USD) : 718 Billion (2014)
Foreign Direct Investment (FDI) (USD) : 12,419.00 million (2012)
GNI (USD) : 709 Billion (2015)
Exports of Goods & Services (USD) : 223 Billion (2014)
Imports of Goods & Services (USD) : 257 Billion (2014)
Life Expectancy at Birth : 75.16 Years (2014)
Intra-OIC Exports (USD) : 47,367.93 million (2013)
Intra-OIC Imports (USD) : 31,360.20 million (2013)
Location & Geography
Turkey is the largest country in Europe (aside from Russia). It is bordered by Georgia, Armenia, Azerbaijan and Iran in the East, Iraq, Syria and the Mediterranean Sea in the South, Greece and Bulgaria in the North-west, the Black Sea in the North, and the Aegean Sea in the West. Marmara is an inland sea that separates Europe and Asia by two natural passages: Dardanel and Bosphorus. The land in Europe is called Trakya. Anatolia, which is the land area located in Asia, is a high plateau bounded by the Pontic Mountains in the North, the Taurus Mountains in the South, and stretching out to the peak of Mount Ararat in the Caucasus Mountains in the East. Mountain ranges give way to narrow coastal plains in the North-east and South, and to treeless valleys between rolling hills and low mountains in the centre. The climate varies considerably across Turkey from North to South and West to East. It is mild on the Black Sea coast, warm on the Aegean and Mediterranean coasts, and cold and dry in the inland.
Investment Profile
Doing Business 2016 Rank***Doing Business 2017 RankChange in Rank
6369-6
Doing Business 2016 DTF**
(% points)
Doing Business 2017 DTF**
(% points)
Change in DTF**
(% points)
67.367.19-0.11
Investment Opportunities
11 Pen Air Hose, Fluid And Billed Pin
Industry | January 2, 2017
As0-bso Upgrade Of Freestanding Channels
Industry, Water and Sanitation, Infrastructure and construction | January 2, 2017
Destruction Of Gen. Fugitive Constructions In Karatas District
Infrastructure and construction, Environment and Pollution | January 2, 2017
Events
Forum | September 04 - 06, 2018 | Turkey
Exhibition | April 19 - 21, 2018 | Turkey
Forum | April 12 - 15, 2018 | Turkey