206 companies in Bursa, which achieved export success in weaving, ready-made garments and apparel, received their awards with a magnificent ceremony.
BURSA (IGFA) – The ‘2021 Silkworm Export Awards’, organized jointly by Uludag Weaving Exporters’ Association and Uludag Ready-made Garment and Apparel Exporters’ Association, was held at the Uludag Exporters’ Unions headquarters.
The most prestigious awards of the weaving and ready-made garment sectors, which are located in the middle of Turkey’s strategic parts, found their owners, thanks to the costly added production, contribution to employment and the net foreign exchange income it brought to the country’s economy
Turkey Exporters Assembly (TIM) Leader Mustafa Gültepe, Bursa Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BTSO) attended the 2021 Silkworm Export Awards Ceremony, jointly organized by Uludağ Weaving Exporters’ Association (UTİB) and Uludağ Ready-made Garment and Apparel Exporters’ Association ( UHKİB), in which 206 companies were awarded. ) İbrahim Burkay, Leader of the Board of Directors, Pınar Taşdelen Engin, Leader of the UTİB Board of Directors, Nüvit Gündemir, the Leader of the UHKİB Board of Directors, Ahmet Fikret Kileci, the Leader of the Southeastern Anatolian Exporters’ Associations, Ahmet Fikret Kileci, the President of the UIB Coordinator-Uludağ Automotive Industry Exporters’ Association (OİB) Leader Baran Çelik, Uludağ Fruit and Vegetable Products Exporters’ Association (UMSMİB) Leader Özkan Kamiloğlu, Uludağ Fresh Fruit Vegetables Exporters’ Association (UYMSİB) Leader Prof. . Dr. Senih Yazgan, members of the administrative council of the unions and company representatives attended.
In the textile branch, Yeşim Sales Stores and Weaving Factories A.Ş. took the first place again, as in the previous year, while Fistaş Dış Ticaret Pazarlama A.Ş. and Yüksekli Foreign Trade Inc. became the most successful companies.
In the field of ready-made clothing and apparel, Yeşim Sales Stores and Dokuma Fabrikaları A.Ş., EDT Dış Ticaret A.Ş. and Öz Weaving Industry and Trade. Ltd. St. It shared the first three places by realizing the most exports.
UHKİB Executive Council Leader Nüvit Gündemir emphasized that the point reached is the result of investments made in R&D, innovation, brand and fashion, “There are great opportunities for Turkey in weaving and apparel in the coming years. We attach great importance to digitalization in design and production in order for us to turn this situation into an opportunity. We have to give,” he said.
BURSA DIRECTIONS TO TURKISH EXPORTS
BTSO Executive Committee Leader İbrahim Burkay, on the other hand, noted that Bursa was the second largest city in Turkey with an export of 16 billion dollars last year, despite the lack of 2 billion dollars in the automotive branch due to the chip crisis. Burkay, who stated that Bursa, which values production and exports based on the motto that if Bursa grows, Turkey grows, once again proves its success by giving an annual foreign trade surplus of 8 billion dollars, said, “The textile and apparel department not only determines the trends by exporting more than 30 billion dollars but also the world. “I congratulate our unions, who have made great contributions to this success, and all our companies that have accelerated Turkey’s exports,” he said.