ANNOUNCEMENT 30 May 2020
In May 2020, the government of Turkey initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of certain staple fibres of polyester. The investigation is still in progress.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Official Gazette of Turkey, Communique on Safeguard Measures No. 2020/4, issued on 30 May 2020: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2020/05/20200530-4.htm
On 30 May 2020, the Turkish initiated a safeguard investigation on imports of certain staple fibres of polyesters which are not carded, combed or otherwise processed for spinning. The product subject to investigation is classified under HS code subheading 5503.20.00.00.00. The investigation is initiated following an application lodged by the domestic industry.