Turkey has 4 cities in the top 1000 and is one of Eastern Europe’s best countries for setting up a startup.
Turkey’s startup scene saw an increase in 2023 and jumped 1 spot from the previous year, outranking Greece.
The Turkish ecosystem enjoyed a growth period which stopped several years ago due to geopolitical and economic challenges. The substantial devaluation of Turkish Lira raised concerns among both foreign and local investors who now face increased uncertainty about the future of their investments in the ecosystem. Moreover, in the first quarter of 2023, Turkiye was massively affected by the tragic Turkiye-Syria earthquake, causing the loss of tens of thousands of lives and creating reconstruction needs that will cost upwards of US$ 100 billion.
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The health check tables allow you to look at the performance Turkey has in each of the parameters that are part of StartupBlink's ranking algorithm. There are five tables, corresponding to the three subscores, the subscore analysis and industry ana...
Turkey is ranked within the top 50 startup ecosystems globally.
Turkey’s startup scene is best represented in Ecommerce & Retail, Social & Leisure, and in and Transportation.
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The Global Startup Ecosystem Index (GSEI) reveals the startup ecosystem rankings of 1,000 cities and 100 countries based on various factors. It uses an algorithm that considers many parameters and incorporates data from different sources and partners such as Crunchbase, SEMRush and Statista. The results of this index are also integrated with the StartupBlink Global […]
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