ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Jun 2019
On 14 June 2019, the government of Turkey abolished additional duties on reception apparatus for TV which was imposed on 10 December 2018.
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Official Gazette of Turkey, Presidential Decree on Import Regime. İthalat Rejimi Kararına Ek Karar (Karar Sayısı: 1144). Available at: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2019/06/20190614-2.pdf
On 14 June 2019, the government of Turkey abolished additional duties on reception apparatus for TV classified under the tariff subheading 8528.72 through the Presidential Decree No.1144. Previously, on 10 December 2018, the government of Turkey imposed additional duties on a wide range of products including reception apparatus for TV (see related state act). The rate of additional duty was 10 percent for the subject product.
The additional duty is imposed collectively with the MFN import duty set by Decrees on Import Regime. With this Decree being issued, additional duty on the reception apparatus for TV is abolished and the said product is only subject to MFN tariff rate of 14 percent.