ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Dec 2013

In December 2013, the government of Turkey announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 01 Jan 2014 | Removal date: 01 Jan 2015
Still in force

Import quota

On 2 December 2013 the Turkish Government has established an import quota for LED-printed circuit boards being used in the units of back lights. From 1 January 2014, 16 million units of the described product may be imported duty free.
If not filled earlier, this quota expires on 31 December 2014. Turkey did not offer a quota for the stated products prior to this change.
 
The ordinary rates on the affected products are: 
8529.90 for developing countries is 1.5%, and the rest of the world 5%.
9405.40 for developing countries is 1.2% and the rest of the world 4.7%. 
 

AFFECTED SECTORS