ANNOUNCEMENT 18 Nov 2015

On 18 November 2015, the government of Turkey decreased the import tariffs on walnuts from 50.8% to 43.2% effective for Ukraine.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE

Official gazette of Tukey, (18.11.2015), “İthalat Rejim Kararına Ek Karar No. 2015/8214”, [Amendment in the Import Regime Decree No. 2015/8214]. Available at: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2015/11/20151118-31.pdf

Inception date: 18 Nov 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 18 November 2015, the government of Turkey decreased the import tariffs on walnuts from 50.8% to 43.2% effective for Ukraine. The subject products are classified in the Turkish Customs Tariff Schedule under the customs tariff codes 0802.31.00.00.00 and 0802.32.00.00.00.

The revision is made through the abolishment of an explanatory note in the Decree on Import Regime. Previously through an explanatory note, higher import tariffs were applied on walnuts from Ukraine (see related state act). With this decree being issued, import tariffs on walnuts from Ukraine are decreased to the MFN level.

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