ANNOUNCEMENT 24 Mar 2012

In March 2012, the government of Turkey announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 24 Mar 2012 | Removal date: 22 Dec 2015
Still in force

Import quota

On 24 March 2012, the Turkish government increased the import quota ofcompressors beings used in aircoditioning systems by an additional50,000 units.

The new quota was initially set to expire on 31 December 2012. However,it was subsequently prolonged until 31 December 2014 (Decree No.2012/4109) and 31 December 2015 (Decree No. 2013/5705).

The out-of-quota tariff rate for South Korea is 1.1% and for allcountries of the world 2.2%. Imports from EU/EFTA, Macedonia, Serbia,Kosovo, Monte Negro, Bosna and Herzegovina, Jordan, Egypt, Morocco,Tunisia, Israel, West Bank, Gaza, Mauritius, Albania and Georgia areduty free.

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