Posted on 14 February 2011
Turkey to be the world’s 13th largest economy in 2026
Turkey will be the world’s 13th largest economy in 2026, according to data from the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Turkey, which was ranked 17th in the globe for its gross domestic product back in 1985, will step up and rank 16th this year. The share of Turkey in the global GDP was 1.03 percent in 1985, and this figure is expected to increase to 1.35 percent this year.
United States’ share in the world’s GDP is expected to be 19.60 percent this year, while China is foreseen to have a 12.73 percent share and Japan is expected to have a 6.04 percent share in the global GDP this year, according to the IMF.
Turkey is foreseen to step ahead of countries like Italy, Spain and Canada with a 1.45 percent share in 2026, according to the IMF.
16 February 2010 Invest in Turkey (Hurriyet Daily News)