Foreign Trade Expectation Survey of 2nd Quarter, 2018

09 April, 2018 - Foreign Trade Expectation Survey (DTBA) reflects assessments of Turkish foreign trade depending on recent and current situations along with future expectations of leading firms. Particularly, it helps to produce indices which can be stated as leading indicators.

07 Eylül 2018

09 April, 2018 - Foreign Trade Expectation Survey (DTBA) reflects assessments of Turkish foreign trade depending on recent and current situations along with future expectations of leading firms. Particularly, it helps to produce indices which can be stated as leading indicators.
 
Export Expectation Index decreased by 5.2 points to 107.3 in the 2nd quarter of 2018 from 112.5 in the 1st quarter of 2018. Diffusion indices of Survey questions composing the Export Expectation Index show that, in the 2nd quarter of 2018, in comparison to the 1st quarter of 2018, the level of export orders for the last 3 months and the level of current export orders have decreasing effect while other questions have increasing effect over the Index.
 
Import Expectation Index increased by 13.4 points to 101.6 in the 2nd quarter of 2018 from 115.0 in the 1st quarter of 2018. In the 2nd quarter of 2017, in comparison to the 1th quarter of 2017, among the survey questions identifying the Import Expectation Index, expectations regarding the level of import for the next 3 months and current level of import orders have decreasing effects over Index, while the other questions have increasing effects over Index.
 
Source: Ministry of Economy