THE EFFECTS OF INTERNATIONAL ECONOMIC CRISIS ON TURKISH READY- MADE CLOTHING INDUSTRY
Nurgul KILINC,Yıldız ERSOZ,Fatma GURSOY
Textile and ready-made clothing sector is one of the sectors that globalize in an
advanced level due to employment it provides, value-added created by it during
the manufacturing process and high share in export revenue.
In this research, 5 international economic crises determined since the foundation
of the Turkish Republic, Turkish textile and ready-made clothing sector have been
examined depending on journal archives and export - import data.
Economic crises emerged in the world between 1974 and 2008 from which
Turkey has been affected as well have been examined by document analysis
method, which is a qualitative data gathering method in this research.
By this research, which has studied international economic crises occurred in
fragile and vulnerable Turkish economy since 1974 as regards to reason, result,
effects and which has aimed to detect their effects on textile and ready-made
clothing sector. It has been realised that textile and ready-made clothing sector
that is the locomotive sector of export of Turkey is the premier sector of the
sectors those are being affected initially and directly from the negative
developments in Turkish economy.
Economic Crisis, Ready-Made Clothing Sector
Ardıç, Hülya (2004), 1994 ve 2001 Yılı Ekonomik Krizlerinin, Türkiye Cumhuriyet Merkez Bankası Bilançosunda Yarattığı Hareketlerin İncelenmesi (A study on movements that 1994 and 2001 economic crises created on Balance Sheet of Republic of Turkey Central Bank), Ankara, Uzmanlık Yeterlik Tezi, Türkiye Cumhuriyet Merkez Bankası Muhasebe Genel Müdürlüğü.