Economy (Agriculture) 

Söke is one of the most important cotton cultivation areas of Turkey.   With 450 thousand hectares of arable land, it’s Turkey's Cotton Capital! The economy of the district is based on agricultural production and agriculture-based industrial commodity production which generates over %70 of gross income of the District. 


In addition to the cotton, which is the main product, the fertile lands of Söke Plains produce wheat, feed-plants, citrus trees, fruit trees, fig and most importantly, olive.   The mountains of Söke produce oil and its flatlands produce honey!  Beekeeping, Fishing and Animal Husbandry are also prominent sub sectors.