Economy of Turkey

Imports
Imports commoditiesmachinery, chemicals, semi-finished goods, fuels, transport equipment
Import partnersRussia 11.3%, Germany 9%, China 9%, US 6%, Italy 5.6%, Iran 5.1% (2012)
Exports
Exports commoditiesapparel, foodstuffs, textiles, metal manufactures, transport equipment
Export partnersGermany 8.6%, Iraq 7.1%, Iran 6.5%, UK 5.7%, UAE 5.4%, Russia 4.4%, Italy 4.2%, France 4.1% (2012)
Economy sectors
Agriculture productstobacco, cotton, grain, olives, sugar beets, hazelnuts, pulses, citrus; livestock
Industrial productstextiles, food processing, autos, electronics, mining (coal, chromate, copper, boron), steel, petroleum, construction, lumber, paper
Economy
Unemployment Rate (not seasonally adjusted)9.20 % (2013-09)9.00 % (2013-08)8.60 % (2013-07)8.10 % (2013-06)8.20 % (2013-05)8.70 % (2013-04)
Unemployment Rate (not seasonally adjusted) of Turkey
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted)9.10 % (2014-03)9.00 % (2014-02)9.20 % (2014-01)9.10 % (2013-12)9.30 % (2013-11)9.30 % (2013-10)9.50 % (2013-09)9.40 % (2013-08)9.30 % (2013-07)9.00 % (2013-06)9.00 % (2013-05)8.80 % (2013-04)
Unemployment Rate (seasonally adjusted) of Turkey
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold118 Billion $ (2013)119 Billion $ (2012)88.2 Billion $ (2011)
Reserves of foreign exchange and gold of Turkey
Harmonized Indices of Consumer Prices9.40 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-05)9.40 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-04)8.50 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-03)7.90 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-02)7.80 Percentage change m/m-12 (2014-01)7.40 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-12)7.30 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-11)7.70 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-10)7.90 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-09)8.00 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-08)8.60 Percentage change m/m-12 (2013-07)
Harmonized Indices of Consumer Prices of Turkey
Inflation7.60 % (2013)8.90 % (2012)6.50 % (2011)
Inflation of Turkey
Unemployment9.20 % (2012)9.80 % (2011)11.9 % (2010)
Unemployment of Turkey
GDP - Official Exchange Rate822 Billion $ (2013)778 Billion $ (2012)775 Billion $ (2011)
GDP - Official Exchange Rate of Turkey
GDP growth rate3.80 % (2013)2.20 % (2012)8.50 % (2011)
GDP growth rate of Turkey
GDP per Capita (PPP)15,300 $ (2013)14,800 $ (2012)14,600 $ (2011)
GDP per Capita (PPP) of Turkey
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity1.17 Trillion $ (2013)1.11 Trillion $ (2012)1.09 Trillion $ (2011)
GDP - Purchasing Power Parity of Turkey
GDP PPP per land area1.49 Million $ per square kilometer (2013)1.42 Million $ per square kilometer (2012)1.39 Million $ per square kilometer (2011)
GDP PPP per land area of Turkey
ElectricityBanking
Central bank discount rate5.25 % (2011)15.0 % (2009)25.0 % (2008)
Central bank discount rate of Turkey
Commercial bank prime lending rate18.5 % (2013)19.0 % (2012)17.0 % (2011)
Commercial bank prime lending rate of Turkey
GDP decomposition by sector
Agriculture % of GDP8.90 % (2013)9.00 % (2012)
Industry % of GDP27.3 % (2013)27.2 % (2012)
Services % of GDP63.8 % (2013)63.8 % (2012)
Tourism
International tourism, number of arrivals35.7 Million (2012)34.7 Million (2011)31.4 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of arrivals of Turkey
International tourism, number of departures5.80 Million (2012)6.28 Million (2011)6.56 Million (2010)
International tourism, number of departures of Turkey
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio44.8 % (2012)44.0 % (2011)43.5 % (2010)
Yearly Tourist arrivals to residents ratio of Turkey
Debt, Current Account Balance and Budget Deficit
Public debt (Percentage of GDP)36.6 % of GDP (2013)37.6 % of GDP (2012)40.0 % of GDP (2011)
Public debt (Percentage of GDP) of Turkey
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP)-6.15 % of GDP (2012)-9.69 % of GDP (2011)-6.22 % of GDP (2010)
Current Account Balance (Percentage of GDP) of Turkey
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI)43.1 % of GNI (2012)39.8 % of GNI (2011)41.3 % of GNI (2010)
External Debt Stocks (Percentage of GNI) of Turkey
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt)29.9 % of total external debt (2012)26.8 % of total external debt (2011)25.8 % of total external debt (2010)
Short-term debt (percentage of total external debt) of Turkey
Current Account Balance (Total)-58.35 Billion $ (2013)-47.75 Billion $ (2012)-77.24 Billion $ (2011)
Current Account Balance (Total) of Turkey
External Debt (Total)360 Billion $ (2013)337 Billion $ (2012)307 Billion $ (2011)
External Debt (Total) of Turkey
External Debt (Percentage of GDP)43.7 % of GDP (2013)43.3 % of GDP (2012)39.6 % of GDP (2011)
External Debt (Percentage of GDP) of Turkey
External Debt per Capita4,455 $ (2013)4,222 $ (2012)3,893 $ (2011)
External Debt per Capita of Turkey