Turkish exports up nearly 12 pct in August

Turkey’s exports increased by 11.9 percent on a yearly basis to climb $12.4 billion in August, Turkish Exporters Assembly (TIM) announced Friday. “Exports in the first eight months of the current year increased by 10.7 percent to $102.5 billion, and the exports in the last 12 month increased by 7.8 percent to $151.8 billion,” the association said.