Malatya Dried Apricot Licensed Warehouse and Exchange Project

Priority area

Malatya Dried Apricot Producers, Sellers and Exporters


Malatya Metropolitan Municipality


Malatya Commodity Exchange


32 months
August 28, 2019 – …

EU contribution (Euro)


Brief description of the project and main objectives

To increase the competitiveness of Malatya dried apricot market.



Achievements / expected outputs

Establishing a licensed dried apricot warehouse, processing and packaging facilities to ensure that dried apricot can be stored in healthier conditions and offered to the market for longer periods in order to increase the competitiveness of the region.
Establishment of cold storages
Establishment of the electronic spot exchange
Providing trainings and technical support to increase the ability of local producers to benefit from common areas
Establishment of Malatya dried apricot licensed warehouse and exchange and making it available to local producers