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Home Textile Sellers are Proud of Turkish Cotton

Küçükçalık in his written statement pointed out that the cotton production and yield has decreased significantly in the last 15 years ad that this decrease had a negative impact on home textile sector.

Küçükçalık stating that the cotton cultivation areas in Turkey which is one of the most important cotton producers of the world have decreased almost 50 per cent in the last 10 years expressed that the cotton which is one of the main input of Turkish textile and ready-made garments sector was a strategic raw material just like petrol or water and Turkey had required agricultural potential to meet the domestic demand in cotton production. 

Küçükçalık expressed that Turkey had lands offering a great advantage in terms of productivity, quality and product variety for agriculture and other sectors that rely on agriculture by stating that Turkey’s annual cotton requirement was 1.7 million tones and that Turkey produced about 550 thousand tons of cotton last year. 

Küçükçalık pointing out that Turkey had the potential to increase the added value it produced as the consciousness level in agriculture sector continued to increase emphasized that their objective therefore was needed to be 2 million tons in medium term and 4 million tons for the year 2023.

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