union had grown to $ 974 million increased by 20.5 percent.
the PDA Chairman Mustafa Seller's written statement, according to the union's exports in January-August of the year 2013 maintained its leading position in the sectoral distribution of fresh fruit and vegetables sector. The first eight months increased 9.9 percent compared to last year, exports of fresh fruit and vegetable sector reached $ 339 million. The rising trend of exports from the region the upward trend of the mining sector with 73.5 percent in the said period had exports of $ 154 million. In other sectors, with exports of $ 100 million in land industrial products, chemicals, and $ 66 million to $ 78 million of non-ferrous metals and iron and became sectors.January-August period, exports to 140 countries carried out AIB representing seller products exported to the most important destination of the Russian Federation announced that 188 billion dollars. Accordingly, exports to the Russian market increased by 38.9 percent compared to the same period of the previous year. Seller, other important export markets were listed as follows :81.3 million dollars in Germany, the People's Republic of China, with 72.3 million dollars, 42.6 million dollars and 42.2 million dollars in Bulgaria and Ukraine .