Turkey's Top 500 Service Exporters Survey has started

Turkish Exporters Assembly started “Turkey's Top 500 Service Exporters Survey” and awarded best ranking firms with the participation of Prime Minister and 11 different ministers in 2016, December. Applications for the second year has started in 6 March, 2017. Top 10 services sector firms in Turkey and sectoral top 3 firms will be awarded in 2017 award ceremony.

TIM President Mehmet Buyukeksi said that “Services export is essential for us and must be in Turkey's agenda. Last year, top 500 exporters performed 18,5 billion dollar services export and this number corresponded to 40 percent of Turkey's total services export. This year, we aim to increase the number of applicant firms and Turkey's services export.

Services sector firms could apply the survey on www.tim.org.tr/tr/500.html link within telecommunication, computer and information services, construction services, education services, health services, tourism-related services in travel and passenger transport, recreational, cultural  and sport services, passenger transport services,  feight transportation and logistic services, financial and other services sectors.

By means of the survey, firms should both see its sectoral and general ranking free. TIM will also share success stories via social media and TIM publications. Top 100 service exporters will be awarded a certificate. Also participant companies will get training about “Foreign Currency Earning Services”.

Applicants will taken by declaration method but if required supportive documents will be demanded. Application process will finish after TIM Strategy Office's required checks.