ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Feb 2011In February 2011, the government of Turkey announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Decision No: 2011/1436
On the 10 February 2011, the government of Turkey imposed a special duty ("Toplu Konut Fon") on cars imported from Mexico. This decision came on the 10 May 2011 and established a duty of 10 percent calculated on the product price plus insurance and freight (CIF).
According to press reports, this measure targets the VW Jetta which is produced in Mexico.