ANNOUNCEMENT 15 May 2015In May 2015, the government of Turkey initiated a new anti-subsidy investigation.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29356, 15.05.2015, Notification No. 2015/19, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG 2015/19: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2015/05/20150515-30.htm
Turkish Official Gazette, Issue No. 29871, 28.10.2016, Notification No. 2016/41, ITHALATTA HAKSIZ REKABETIN ?NLENMESINE ILISKIN TEBLIG: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2016/10/20161028-17.htm
On 15 May 2015, the Turkish authorities initiated an anti-subsidy investigation on imports of seamless tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron (other than cast iron) or steel from China (Notification 2015/19, 15.05.2015). The products subject to investigation are classified under the following HS code: 7304. The complaint was lodged by Sardogan Endüstri ve Ticaret. On the same day an anti-dumping investigation was initiated on imports of the same good from China, see related measure.
On 28 October 2016, the Turkish authorities terminated the above investigation without the imposition of duties (Notification 2016/41). This follows the above applicant withdrawing its complaint.