ANNOUNCEMENT 27 Oct 2014
In October 2014, the government of Turkey announced an altered import quota.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Title: Titanyum Oksit ve Tungsten Trioksit I?eren Kataliz?r Ithalatinda Tarife Kontenjani Uygulanmasi Hakkinda Karar
Decree No. 2014/6952
Official Gazette of Turkey, Decree of Council of Ministers on the imposition of import tariff quotas on certain chemical and electronic products. Bazı Kimyasalların ve Elektronik Eşyanın İthalatında Tarife Kontenjanı Uygulanması Hakkında Karar. No 2016/8435. Available at: https://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2016/02/20160226-5.pdf
On the 27 October 2014, the Turkish government decided to set an import quota for catalysts which contain titanium oxide and tungsten oxide. The quota is 450 tons and products within the quota may be imported duty free. Prior to this intervention, no quota existed for the stated product.
The rate applied outside this quota is 6 percent.
With Decree No. 2016/8435, the Turkish government extended the import tariff quota until 31 December 2016 (see related state act).