Turkish State Minister for Foreign Trade Zafer Caglayan met with Turkish businessmen in German city of Frankfurt.
Caglayan is currently in Germany to attend the international fair on dining, kitchen and houseware "AMBIENTE-Internationale Frankfurter Messe".
He said at a dinner hosted by the Istanbul Chemicals and Chemical Products Exporters Association (IMMIB), "Turkey has become the 16th biggest economy in the world and 6th biggest economy in Europe."
He said that they were planning to build a giant fair center in Istanbul.
Referring to recent developments in Egypt, Caglayan said that they established a crisis desk to help Turkish businessmen, adding that Turkish firms would take part in the fair in Egypt in May.
AMBIENTE-lnternationale Frankfurter Messe is the top international fair for the tabletop, kitchen, houseware and indulgence sectors.
A total of 59 Turkish firms are attending this year's fair as national exhibitors, as 43 companies are participating individually.
The fair will feature products in three categories: Dining - World of Table, Kitchen & Houseware; Giving - World of Gifts Unlimited; and Living - World of Interiors.
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