Turkey sold over 255,000 tons of hazelnuts abroad in the first 10 months of the export season, reaping $1.6 billion, an industry group on Tuesday.
The export volume between September 2017 and June 2018 saw a 25.3 percent jump in the same period from a year earlier, the Black Sea Hazelnut and Products Exporters' Union said.
From Turkey's traditional export products, seedless raisins; In 2017, 270 thousand 15 thousand tons of goods with 419 million 268 thousand dollars, while the product that brings the highest foreign exchange, dry apricot exports 86 thousand 255 tons of 273 million 421 thousand dollars. If we export dried figs; 63 thousand 605 tons on the basis of value, 232 million 913 thousand dollars on the records passed.
The Difference Between Raisins, Sultanas, and Currants
While all three are types of dried fruit and used in similar ways, there are several things that set raisins, sultanas, and dried currants (both true currants and Zante currants) apart from each other.