Overview: In 2019 Turkey was the number 19 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 29 in total exports, the number 26 in total imports,
the number 77 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 41 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI).
Exports: The top exports of Turkey are Cars ($12.7B), Refined Petroleum ($6.63B), Delivery Trucks ($4.99B), Jewellery ($4.98B), and Vehicle Parts ($4.93B), exporting mostly to Germany ($16.8B), United Kingdom ($12.1B), Iraq ($10.2B), Italy ($10.1B), and United States ($9.45B).
In 2019, Turkey was the world's biggest exporter of Raw Iron Bars ($2.77B), Hand-Woven Rugs ($2.14B), Wheat Flours ($1.05B), Hot-Rolled Iron Bars ($1.03B), and Marble, Travertine and Alabaster ($870M)
Imports: The top imports of Turkey are Gold ($11.5B), Refined Petroleum ($9.92B), Crude Petroleum ($6.55B), Vehicle Parts ($5.72B), and Scrap Iron ($5.19B), importing mostly from Germany ($21.2B), China ($18.2B), Russia ($16.4B), United States ($10.4B), and Italy ($9.4B).
In 2019, Turkey was the world's biggest importer of Scrap Iron ($5.19B), Non-Retail Synthetic Filament Yarn ($1.62B), Sunflower Seeds ($515M), Bran ($269M), Jute Yarn ($208M)
Location: Turkey borders Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, and Syria by land and Cyprus, Egypt, Romania, Russia, and Ukraine by sea.