Aegean Apparel Exporters’ Association is a non-governmental organization working in close collaboration with the Republic of Turkey Ministry of Trade. The Association represents approximately 1.000 member companies which are located in/or around the Aegean Region of Turkey and active in the fields of manufacturing and exporting a wide range of top quality apparel products.

Exports realized by members of the Association total up to 1,3 billion $ per year.

The Aegean Apparel Exporters’ Association works in promoting apparel exports of the Aegean Region and Turkey, expanding the range of export products as well as finding new markets.

The Turkish apparel industry is listed 7th largest exporter in the World and the 3rd largest supplier to the EU. The Aegean Region is one of the most important centers for manufacturing exclusive apparel products.

To enhance the competitiveness of our members and the Turkish apparel sector, Aegean Apparel Exporters’ Association focuses on sustainability awareness projects. Being a center of production of the high quality “Aegean Cotton”, the region has established itself as a manufacturing hub of knitted and woven men’s, women’s, children’s and babies wear.

Moreover, the region has specialized in the manufacturing of organic textiles and apparel. The region is a reliable production partner for many worldwide known brands and retail chains by being flexible in terms of production and delivery times and a fashion-oriented mind. The Association has recently launched a Project, named AHA (AegeanHasApparel), to introduce  its members and manufacturing capabilities of Aegean Region on international scale and to promote it on various platforms. You can visit its websites on and contact us via for any questions.

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