ANNOUNCEMENT 11 Jan 2017
On 11 January 2017, the government of Turkey introduced an import tariff quota on steel wires from the additional duty.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official Gazette of Turkey, Decree of Council of Ministers on Import Tariff Quota on the Imports of Steel Wire. Çelik Tel İthalatında Tarife Kontenjanı Uygulanması Hakkında Karar (No. 2016/9595). Available at: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2017/01/20170111-6.pdf
On 11 January 2017, the government of Turkey introduced an import tariff quota (ITQ) on steel wires classified under the tariff subheadings 7217.10 and 7217.20. The ITQ provides an exemption from the additional duties (see related state act). The additional duties imposed on steel wire is 25 percent. Within a tariff quota of 6.000 tonnes, no additional duty of 25% is imposed.
The ITQ on imports is valid from 11 January 2017 until 31 December 2017.