Overview: In 2018 Turkey was the number 19 economy in the world in terms of GDP (current US$), the number 29 in total exports, the number 26 in total imports,
the number 80 economy in terms of GDP per capita (current US$) and the number 43 most complex economy according to the Economic Complexity Index (ECI)
Exports: The top exports of Turkey are Cars ($12.9B), Delivery Trucks ($5.38B), Vehicle Parts ($4.63B), Jewellery ($4.29B), and Crude Petroleum ($3.65B), exporting mostly to Germany ($16.6B), United Kingdom ($11.9B), Italy ($10.1B), United States ($8.57B), and Iraq ($8.35B).
In 2018, Turkey was the world's biggest exporter of Raw Iron Bars ($3.33B), Hand-Woven Rugs ($1.92B), Wheat Flours ($1.01B), Marble, Travertine and Alabaster ($948M), and Iron Radiators ($466M)
Imports: The top imports of Turkey are Refined Petroleum ($12.4B), Gold ($11.3B), Scrap Iron ($6.47B), Vehicle Parts ($6.45B), and Cars ($6.11B), importing mostly from Germany ($22.1B), China ($19.2B), Russia ($15.9B), United States ($10.6B), and Italy ($10.4B).
In 2018, Turkey was the world's biggest importer of Scrap Iron ($6.47B), Non-Retail Synthetic Filament Yarn ($1.51B), Knitting Machines ($300M), Bran ($233M), Jute Yarn ($171M)
Location: Turkey borders Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Iran, Iraq, and Syria by land and Cyprus, Egypt, Romania, Russia, and Ukraine by sea.