TURKISH EXPORTS TO IRAQ VIA KHABUR REACHED 10 BILLION DOLLARS
BAGHDAD / obelisk: The value of Turkish exports to Iraq, across the Khabur border crossing, during the first ten months of last year, 0.10 billion and 737 million and $ 343 thousand and $ 249. The director of the Trade and Customs in the region that owns the terminal in the far south-east Turkey Hassan Icahn in a press statement followed the “obelisk” on Tuesday, said that “the volume of exports through the crossing has seen an increase of 9.6% compared to previous years, while imports fell by 8.7%.”
Officials Directorate of Customs and Trade Silk Road Turkish Earlier it was recorded 885 thousand and 639 process the entry and exit of vehicles, from crossing the Turkish Habor with Iraq in the past six months.
They pointed out that the number of vehicles going to the Iraq Khabur reality in the region, “Silopi” amounted to 447 thousand and 818 vehicles between January 1 and June 30, and the vehicles coming to Turkey has reached 437 thousand 821 vehicles, while thenumber of people entering and leaving of the crossing to 1,000,452 during the past six months.
The Director of Customs, “Hassan Icahn” that passenger traffic is increasing day after the consolidation of security in the region, Valmadl daily passenger traffic reached five thousand passengers per day.