ANNOUNCEMENT 13 Sep 2011
In September 2011, the government of Turkey announced imposing additional duties on a number of products.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Decree No. 2011/2203
On 15 September 2011 the ministry of economy has published an amendment of the Decree No.95/7606. It has been decided to impose additional duties on several textile and clothing products.
The additional tax rate lies between 12%to 30% depending on the product.
Additional duties are imposed collectively with the MFN import duty set by the Decree on Import Regime. Notably, Turkey’s FTA partners and EU countries are exempt from additional duties.
On 11 April 2020, the government of Turkey introduced an import tariff quota on pertex fabric from the additional duties (see related state act).
On 21 April 2020, the government of Turkey increased the additional duties (see related state act).