Turkey in Africa – Issue 23

Turkey in Africa - Issue 23
Turkey in Africa - Issue 23

Africa, Target Market for Shoe Exports!

Shoemakers Turkey Federation Chairman Ahmet Aydan said that in late 2019 and began to recover in early 2020 of the shoemaking industry.

The world’s most engaged in exporting shoes instead of Turkey will perform works for the Africa footwear market in 2020.


The African Trade Minister Says 2020 would be “Africa Year” for Turkey

Minister Ruhsar Pekcan said that would boost Turkey trade with Africa in Africa Business Council Consultation Meeting

Pekcan indicated that Turkey made trade agreements with many Africa countries and will visit Morocco, Nigeria, Tanzania, Kenya, Rwanda to increase the number of agreements.

Turkey’s exports to Africa rose to $ 14.4 billion, an increase of 579% to 2018 from 2003



Center for Africa Studies (AFRAM) which located in Ankara, is an organization facilitating under the administration of African Affairs Council (AFAC). It makes various researches about Africa to enhance economic and cultural bounds between Africa and Turkey. AFRAM’s publishings has been shared with different institutions as they require to obtain.


Africa Observatory is one the publishing of AFRAM and it has been published each two weeks. It has been delivered to different institutions via e-mail.

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