UK Trade & Investment business delegation accompanies Lord Livingston to Turkey

23-25 February 2015

Lord Livingston, Minister for Trade & Investment, is visiting Turkey to promote the UK’s innovation and expertise in Healthcare, Technology and Renewable Energy. With major opportunities in these priority markets, register your interest now to represent the best of the UK’s Renewable Energy offering. This is your chance to:

  • visit Istanbul and Ankara across the 3 day mission
  • engage in official trade talks between our Minister and Turkish Ministers
  • participate in high-profile networking and sector specific events
  • access market opportunities and increase your export trade volumes
  • find appropriate partners and build relationships with key accounts

Why Turkey?

  • $150 billion energy investment is needed in Turkey in the next 10 years
  • Government is aiming to increase installed wind energy to 20GW in the next 10 years from the current level of 3GW
  • Offshore wind projects will be initiated following imminent amendments in the legislation, an offshore wind map is currently being prepared
  • Turkey has huge solar energy potential. The annual average total insolation duration is 7.2 hours per day
  • This provides vast opportunities for British companies in solar and offshore and onshore wind markets



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