Turkey - Food imports

Food imports (% of merchandise imports)

The value for Food imports (% of merchandise imports) in Turkey was 4.54 as of 2011. As the graph below shows, over the past 49 years this indicator reached a maximum value of 13.82 in 1963 and a minimum value of 0.87 in 1968.

Definition: Food comprises the commodities in SITC sections 0 (food and live animals), 1 (beverages and tobacco), and 4 (animal and vegetable oils and fats) and SITC division 22 (oil seeds, oil nuts, and oil kernels).

Source: World Bank staff estimates from the Comtrade database maintained by the United Nations Statistics Division.

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Year Value
1962 12.77
1963 13.82
1964 6.77
1965 5.98
1966 4.26
1967 1.45
1968 0.87
1969 3.17
1970 7.63
1971 2.01
1972 2.03
1973 2.27
1974 9.78
1975 7.43
1976 2.83
1977 1.32
1978 1.38
1979 1.77
1980 3.50
1981 2.77
1982 2.61
1983 1.84
1984 5.73
1985 5.24
1986 4.94
1987 5.19
1988 4.25
1989 7.96
1990 8.32
1991 6.05
1992 5.95
1993 5.62
1994 4.95
1995 6.99
1996 6.50
1997 5.45
1998 5.03
1999 5.01
2000 3.93
2001 3.67
2002 3.81
2003 4.18
2004 3.28
2005 2.91
2006 2.57
2007 3.13
2008 4.31
2009 4.38
2010 4.05
2011 4.54

Classification

Topic: Private Sector & Trade Indicators

Sub-Topic: Imports