One of Turkey's major export products in cotton, an increase of 12.5 percent compared to the previous season, the cotton harvest in the 2017-18 season were announced as envisaged in the Aegean region. Izmir Commodity Exchange (İTB) led by the leadership of the stock market building, the meeting was announced in the assembly hall. Chairman of the CBT Barış Kocagöz, Chairman of the Assembly of the Aegean Exporters Union, Sabri Ünlütürk, Treasurer of the Board of Directors of the Ministry of Education. Dr. Prof. Dr. Mustafa Bolca, faculty members, producers and sector representatives attended.
Turkey's cotton textile and raw material of the garment industry accounts for approximately 20 percent of total exports voicing worked heart and soul IMA Board Treasurer Bulent Flight, "in recent years, cotton, and in particular developments in the prices of other agricultural products, substitution of cotton, corn, and our state. The support for the production of cotton has led to significant changes in the production of cotton. We imported 801 thousand tons of cotton in the season. We paid 1.4 billion dollars in return for this import.