Travel Turkey Izmir, which has set out with the objective of creating new locations and making contributions to the promotion of Turkey, was again held under the patronage of Republic of Turkey Ministry of Culture and Tourism, as it has been in the past.
The Netherlands was the partner country and Greece was the Guest of Honor in the exhibition. Exhibitors from Azerbaijan, Germany, China, Croatia, Kosovo, TRNC, England, Jordan, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Tunisia, Slovenia and France participated in the exhibition apart from the domestic exhibitors.
The number of participating countries and exhibitors has already exceeded the numbers of previous year. This year, the exhibition hosted over 600 exhibitors in 5 different halls.
The objective of this special event is to bring foreign buyers and exhibitors from tourism industry together in the workshop area of the exhibition and give them the opportunity to have one on one interview.
The aim of the business platform hence established is to give the foreign and domestic tourism agents and professionals the chance to make business connections in a highly professional environment and to sign agreements which will eventually contribute to the tourism income of their respective countries.