ANNOUNCEMENT 18 May 2015

In May 2015, the government of Turkey announced a change in import duties.

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: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 18 May 2015 the Turkish government decided to apply an import duty surcharge for 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%) 

 
Partners in a FTA with Turkey are exempted from this surcharge. 

AFFECTED SECTORS