ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Mar 2017
In March 2017, the Turkish government eliminated the import tariffs on chickpeas temporarily.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official Turkish Gazette. Decree 9955/2017. Turkish. http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2017/03/20170308-44.pdf
The government of Turkey on 8 March 2017, introduced a temporary elimination of the import tariffs applicable to chickpeas. The temporary elimination of import tariffs was set to last until 1 July 2017. The previous import tariffs on chickpeas in Turkey were 19.3% for all countries with the exception of South Korea (which applicable import tariffs was set at 10.5%) and Bosnia & Herzegovina (which applicable import tariffs was set at 0%).