Turkish projects in Libya amount to $2.6 bln in 2010: envoy

Referring to commercial relations between Turkey and Libya, Kaya said bilateral trade volume exceeded 2.2 billion USD.

Turkish projects in Libya amount to $2.6 bln in 2010: envoy

Turkey's Ambassador in Libya said on Sunday that the projects undertaken by Turkey in Libya amounted to 2.6 billion USD in 2010.

In an exclusive interview with the A.A correspondent, Ambassador Levent Sahin Kaya said , "Libya is important for Turkey particularly with respect to contracting sector.

"Turkish companies have undertaken projects in Libya worth of 14.5 billion USD in the past five years," he said.

Kaya said there was no important problem between Turkey and Libya regarding payments.

The Ambassador said relations between Turkey and Libya have been developing in every area especially in the recent years.

"Bilateral relations accelerated particularly after Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan's visit to Libya in November 2009. Relations on economy, trade and investment are very strong," Kaya underlined.

Referring to commercial relations between Turkey and Libya, Kaya said bilateral trade volume exceeded 2.2 billion USD.


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