Turkey ranks 20th biggest importer in 2008

Today’s Zaman - Turkey was ranked 20th amongst the countries with highest amount of imports in 2008, according to the World Trade Organization (WTO) data. Of the total USD 16.4 trillion in imports in 2008, Turkey had a 1.2 percent share. Turkey's imports amounted to USD 202 billion in 2008, while the US was the top importer with USD 2.16 trillion, accounting for a 13.2 percent share in all imports of 2008.