ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Sep 2014

In September 2014, the government of Turkey announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Decree No. 2014/6739 Title: T?rkmenistan Menseli Bazi Tekstil ?r?nleri Ithalatinda Tarife Kontenjani Uygulanmasi Hakkinda Karar

http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2014/09/20140911-2.htm


Inception date: 04 Sep 2014 | Removal date: 05 Jul 2015
Still in force

Import quota

On 4 September 2014, the government of Turkey approved import quotas for several goods from Turkmenistan. 
 
In particular,

  • 39,000 tons for cotton yarn (HS 5205),
  • 8,400 tons for light woven cotton fabrics (HS 5208), and
  • 3,400 tons for heavier woven cotton fabrics (HS 5209).

Within these quotas, Turkmenistan produce benefits from a reduced import tariff of 0%, compared to 3.2 percent outside the quota. This change is valid until 31 January 2015.
 
With Decree No. 2015/ 7206 this ruling is prolonged 6 months till 30 June 2015.

AFFECTED SECTORS