International Journal of Humanities and Social Science

ISSN 2220-8488 (Print), 2221-0989 (Online) 10.30845/ijhss

New Division of Labour in Agricultural Foreign Trade: Turkey
Bahadır Aydın, Ahmet Emre Biber

From the early 1980’s until today, the foreign trade deficit of agricultural raw materials in Turkey has continued increasingly. In this process, there is an increase in exports of processed agricultural and food products. However, coverage ratio of deficit in raw material trade with processed agricultural products and the export of food products is progressively decreasing. The main point here is not only the increasing obvious position of Turkey in terms of exports, but also its new position determined by multinational corporations in new global division of lab our and chain of exploitation.

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