Foreign Commercial Service
The U.S. Commercial Service in Turkey
The U.S. Commercial Service Turkey in Ankara at the Embassy, in Istanbul at Consulate and in Izmir offers valuable assistance to help U.S. business to export goods and services to Turkey. Our trade specialists can help you identify trade opportunities, find local trading partners, counsel your company, and prepare market research reports and provide advocacy.
Turkey’s strong economic growth, infrastructure build out, growing import market and positive brand appeal of “Made in the USA” products, services and technology have made this country a $10 billion market for American exporters, with 40% year on year growth in U.S. exports from 2009-2010 and a strong sales year predicted for 2011. Major U.S. firms such as Boeing, Chevron, Cummins, General Electric and Sikorsky are among over 1,000 small, medium and large U.S. firms with offices in Turkey. In 2010, the U.S. Department of Commerce designated Turkey as one of only a handful of priority markets under President Obama’s National Export Initiative. The U.S. Commercial Service in Turkey, with offices in Ankara, Istanbul, Izmir and our liaison relationship with the U.S. Consulate in Adana can help your American exporting firm get to market faster, cheaper, and position your company for long-term success. Our multilingual American and Turkish business development professionals have identified key industry sectors where market demand is strong for U.S goods and services. The U.S Mission in Turkey, led by Ambassador Francis J. Ricciardone is committed to supporting American business in Turkey through proactive commercial diplomacy project advocacy and B2B matchmaking. Put the worldwide resources of the U.S Commercial Service in Turkey to work for your U.S business and build long-term, profitable relationships in this strategic market.
Senior Commercial Officer Michael Lally's Welcome Message (Length of the video: 6:20)
Country Commercial Guide
Turkey is strategically positioned at the crossroads of Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Aside from its location as the bridge between East and West, Turkey’s complex mix of modern industry and commerce continues to attract a diverse set of American companies ranging from mining to high technology to energy. Over the years, we have witnessed a gradual increase in U.S. - Turkish bilateral trade.
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Embassy of the United States of America
Atatürk Bulvari No. 110
CS Ankara direct telephone:  (312) 455-7299
Embassy Switchboard:  (312) 455-5555
CS Ankara direct fax:  (312) 457-7302
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