ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Aug 2015

In August 2015, the government of Turkey announced an altered import quota.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 14 Aug 2015 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import quota

 On 10 August 2015 the Turkish government decided to increase the import quota for tereaphtelic acid. From 14 August 2015, 320,000 ton of tereaphtelic acid can be imported duty free, which represents an additional 20'000 tons compared to 2014 (see related measure).
The ordinary rate ranges between 3%-6.5 for countries that are not party of an FTA with Turkey.

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