ANNOUNCEMENT 15 Jun 2015In June 2015, the government of Turkey announced an altered import quota.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
On 15 June 2015 the Turkish government decided to open for the first time a quota for acrylonitrile butadiene styrene. As of 5 July until 31.12.2015 a total of 2000 ton of this product is imported duty free.
The rate outside of the quota is 3.5% or 6% depending on the origin of the product.
Countries which have an Free Trade Agreement with Turkey have a zero rate outside the quota.
The government extended the ITQ until 31 December 2016 on acrylonitrile butadiene styrene while increasing the in-quota level from 2,000 tonnes to 4,000 tonnes (see related state act).