ANNOUNCEMENT 16 Jun 2014

In June 2014, the government of Turkey announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 30 Jun 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 16 June 2014, the Turkish government decided to reduce the import tariff for sugar in white dust condition (HS codes 1702.30.50.00.00 and 1702.30.90.00.00) if it is used in the production of confectioniaries, chocolate or coffee and tea extracts.
 
Imports for those purposes are only subject to a duty of 20%, compared to the regular duty of 135%.

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