“57 countries of the world receive medical equipment of Turkish production. These are almost all European countries, mainly Germany, the UK, the Netherlands, Italy, Portugal and Poland”, – Rashit Dinch, the head of the Turkish health Federation, said.
20 years ago, Turkey did not produce medical equipment, but imported it from abroad. To date, the domestic medical equipment installed in Turkish hospitals, is 60% nowadays – said Rashid Dinch.
“Previously, Turkey imported almost all equipment for cardiovascular surgery, x-ray surgery and cardiology. Today, Turkish manufacturers have established their own exports,” – said Dinch.
According to his words, Turkey exports equipment for cardiovascular surgery and interventional cardiology. Turkish manufacturers of medical equipment set the most important task for themselves – to enter the top five manufacturers by 2023.