ANNOUNCEMENT 18 May 2015

In June 2015, the government of Turkey imposed additional duties on electric devices. 

 

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Title: Ithalat Rejimi Kararina Ek Karar

Decree No. 2015/7713

Source: http://www.resmigazete.gov.tr/eskiler/2015/06/20150607-4.htm

Inception date: 07 Jun 2015 | Removal date: 20 Apr 2020

Import tariff

On 7 June 2015 the Turkish government decided to apply additional duties on electric devices such as vacuum cleaner and boiler in the following way:

  • HS code: 8508 additional 30% (8508.70 additional 10%)
  • HS code: 8509 additional 30% (8509.90 additional 10%) 
  • HS code: 8516 additional 30% (8516.90 additional 10%) 

Additional duties are imposed collectively with the MFN import duty set by the Decree on Import Regime. Notably, Turkey’s FTA partners and EU countries are exempt from additional duties.

On 21 April 2020, the government of Turkey temporarily increased the additional duties (see related state act).

 

AFFECTED SECTORS