ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Feb 2011

In February 2011, the government of Turkey announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 10 May 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

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.

AFFECTED SECTORS