ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2016

In January 2016, the government of Turkey announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO, Trade Policy Review Body - Report to the TPRB from the Director-General on Trade-Related Developments - Mid-October 2015 to mid-May 2016 (document No. WT/TPR/OV/W/10), page 83: https://docs.wto.org/dol2fe/Pages/FE_Search/FE_S_S009-DP.aspx?language=E&CatalogueIdList=229756&CurrentCatalogueIdIndex=0&FullTextHash=371857150


Inception date: 01 Jan 2016 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 1 January 2016, the Turkish authorities eliminated the import tariff of 6% on certain iron and steel products falling under HS code subheadings: 7225.40.12 and 7226.91.20.

AFFECTED SECTORS