Turkey has become a hub of business and investment for foreigners in the last decade. The range of sectors that are worth investing and doing business in Turkey has enlarged. Of course it will not be correct to generalize that certain businesses are totally better than others. That is because in every sectors there are some subcategories that are advisable while some other subcategories that might pose risk. However, we can surely say that because of the fact that Turkish economy has been booming for the last decade. Investment opportunities exist nearly in all sectors of the economy.
Below, we present list of some sectors that have become more attractive in the last two decades in Turkey:
Construction (and Construction Materials)
Retailing (Especially Furniture and other Home Appliances)
Online Solutions & Online Marketing (Internet is used effectively and online sector is developing.)
Education (International Students as well as Turkish Young population)
Energy and Natural Resources
Textiles (Turkey is one of the leading textile suppliers in the world.)
Transportation and Logistics (Turkey is the crossroads of continents and countries.)
Health (Including Medical Tourism)
Environment and Recycling
Consultancy (Turkish private sector is gradually moving from commodity production to service production.)
Tourism (In General, Tourism is not attractive anymore, only some unique fields are worth investing.)
Defense and Aerospace Technologies
Each and every sector has its own advantages and challenges. Relatively, it is highly recommendable to get professional support before making any decision regarding investment.