Mehmet Mus, Minister of Trade, "Our exports in May increased by 65.5 percent compared to the same month of the previous year and reached 16.5 billion dollars. With this value, the second highest export value of all years was realized in May. While the number of countries with which we carried out our export transactions in Turkish lira in May was 179, the total amount of foreign trade we made in Turkish lira exceeded the level of 13.5 billion TL." said. .