ANNOUNCEMENT 08 Jan 2013

In January 2013, the government of Turkey initiated a new safeguard investigation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 27 Aug 2014 | Removal date: 26 Aug 2016
Still in force

Safeguard

On 08 January 2013, the Turkish Ministry of Economy initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of terephthalic acid. The concerned HS code is 2917.3600.
 
On 27 August 2014, the Turkish authorities imposed a definitive safeguard duty on imports of the subject good. The rate of duty is 4% the first year and the 3.75% the second year. The duty expires on 28 August 2016. A number of developing countries are exempt from the safeguard duty.
 

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