ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Dec 2018
On 10 December 2018, the Government of Turkey has introduced additional customs duties on a wide range of products.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official Gazette of Turkey, Presidential Decree on Import Regime. İthalat Rejimi Kararına Ek Karar (Karar Sayısı: 433). Available at: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2018/12/20181210-6.pdf
On 10 December 2018, with a Presidential Decree, the Government of Turkey has introduced additional customs duties ranging from 10% to 30% on a wide range of products including:
The additional duty is imposed collectively with the MFN import duty set by Decree on Import Regime. The rate of MFN import tariffs is between 0% and 14% depending on the subject good. Notably, Turkey’s FTA partners and EU countries are exempt from additional duties.
On 14 June 2019, the government of Turkey abolished additional duties on the reception apparatus for TV classified under the tariff subheading 8528.72 through the Presidential Decree No.1144 (see related state act).
On 21 April 2020, the government of Turkey temporarily increased the additional duties (see related state act).