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French companies in the sights in Turkey

2020-10-26T18:50:58.303Z

DECRYPTION - A trade war with Turkey would be bad news for firms in the country. But its impact would be limited next to the other concerns that undermine the French economy.



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like in France, some say 'don't buy Turkish brands', I am speaking here to my nation.

Above all, do not be interested in French brands, do not buy them, ”

hammered the Turkish president on Monday during a speech in Ankara.

By pretending to follow the attitude of certain French people, Recep Tayyip Erdogan thus called for a boycott of products from France.

Unlike Qatar or Kuwait,

"no call for a boycott had been broadcast so far on the country's social networks",

however, puts Selçuk Önder, president of the Franco-Turkish Chamber of Commerce (CCFT) into perspective.

And even if the president encourages his fellow citizens,

"many barriers make such an operation difficult,"

he continues.

“Institutionally, a boycott is not possible.

There is a customs union agreement between the European Union and Turkey.

And Ankara continues the process of integration into the EU.

Meetings are held regularly internally on this subject, ”

adds Bahadir.

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Source: lefigaro

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