AGID - Lighting Equipment Manufacturers Association Chairman Fahir Gok, lighting industry in the last 10 annual production increased by about 113 percent, he said. Foreign trade balance of electrical lighting equipment due to developments in exports and imports indicating that the shrinking of the sky, "the measures taken by the Ministry of Industry and Technology and the performance of the sector in the last five years 444,59 million dollars deficit decreased to 149,35 million dollars," he said.
ATMK - Chairman of the National Committee of Lighting Prof.Dr. Dr. Sermin Onaygilis to the fact that Turkey should give priority to export the draw, he drew attention to the added value that we have the potential to become the world's high-design products by focusing on lighting production base.
Turkey has grown in recent years the scale of the lighting manufacturing sector. The sector, which has been developing steadily in the value added production model, has managed to increase 10 production in the electrical lighting equipment manufacturing industry in the last 112,7 years. Stating that the lighting sector in which 4.375 company operates and which employs more than one thousand people 25 increased its exports by 2018 percent in 4,7 year and reached 466 million dollar export values, AGID President Fahir Gök declined and 15,4 declined by 727 million million 615,37 million XNUMX million XNUMX million XNUMX said that came down.
The lighting industry has started off in the last 5 years
18-21 September 2019 will be held in Istanbul Expo Center in IstanbulLight, 12. Before the International Lighting & Electrical Equipment Fair and Congress, AGID President Fahir Gok, who made important statements about the sector, said that he believes that with the more efficient evaluation of the potential of the sector, the decreasing foreign trade deficit in the lighting equipment can be switched to a net exporter position in recent years. Gök underlined that the foreign trade balance of electrical lighting equipment was shrinking due to the developments in exports and imports and that the deficit of 2013 million dollars in 444,59 in 2018 decreased to 149,35 million dollars in XNUMX thanks to the measures taken by the Ministry of Industry and Technology and the performance of the sector. Referring to China's Ministry's work on the lighting industry to invest in Turkey in the Sky, "recent new collaborations, acquisitions scratch, you'll hear a lot of new companies setting up. geography where Turkey is very important and indispensable to China and found "he said.
We are on the way to becoming a net exporter
Stating that the sector has a strong potential especially in terms of product and quality standards, human resources and logistics infrastructure, AGİD President Fahir Gök said that his goals are to adapt to new global trends, to compete with new emerging competitors in Asia and to have a say in more rapidly growing markets in our immediate environment. said. IstanbulLight, 12, organized by InformaMarkets in partnership with ATMK and AGİD. International Lighting & Electrical Supplies Exhibition and Congress for the sector to new markets and opportunities for cooperation offers to Turkey and the Middle East, Africa, Eastern Europe, the Balkans, the CIS countries and Asia 6.500 over industry 230 company will take place in ıstanbullight with professionals added.
Public energy efficiency policies can boost domestic market 10-15 percent
Particularly in recent years, ATMK Chairman of the Board of Directors of ATMK, which draws attention to the issue of energy efficiency, which has become increasingly important in recent years and is among the strategic objectives. Dr. Sermin Onaygil said that the domestic lighting market for electric lighting equipment offers significant growth potential. Applying this potential is closely related to the policies and projects to be implemented by the public sector, Onaygil said that the domestic market will grow by 10 to 15 billion dollars per year if the domestic market imposes obligations to stimulate the renewal market, such as the implementation of smart city projects focused on the change of LEDs. He predicted that it can reach up to.
New target of the sector: Creating more added value with original design
Our country is not yet at desired levels in lighting technology, but the last yıllardaözg design the Chairman ATMK saying we've begun to come forward Onaygil, concurrently with an organized ıstanbullight Fair two years in 18-19 September "Qualified Lighting" 12 the main theme in Turkey. He stated that they will realize the National Lighting Congress. Onaygil stated that their aim is to focus on issues that will add value to the sector and give direction to them. Içi Qualified lighting is an issue that needs to be filled as required. Most importantly, your human resources, infrastructure, vision, knowledge and production features must have world-class technology. While the design and technology can only earn a few currencies in an externally dependent production, you can earn 10, 20, or even 100 solids if you can make original designs. Our purpose as the sector and this should be what we want. There are problems in the global world, but these opportunities can turn into important gains when evaluated well. ”
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