ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Jan 2016

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

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 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 113: 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 increased the import tariff on certain flat-rolled stainless iron and steel products from 8% to 10%. The product subject to this measure fall under HS code subheadings: 7219.31; 7219.32; 7219.33; 7219.34; 7219.35; 7220.20.21; 7220.20.29; 7220.20.41; 7220.20.49; 7220.20.81; 7220.20.89.

AFFECTED SECTORS