The expanding population, at about 1.3 percent per year, and changing demographics have helped Turkey's food and beverage sector outpace global growth and make it a key market for investment. Worldwide, the food and beverage market is estimated to be growing at about 3 percent a year, but the forecasted rate in Turkey is much higher, at around
by Deloitte. Overall, food and beverages accounted for about 7.8 percent of the country's total exports of USD 152 billion in 207 2, a record according to Turkish Exporter s Assembly ( TIM). New efficiencies in the country's massive agricultural sector mean more ingredients for the domestic processing industry and more export opportunities.

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