Explanation : 72 th 73 Situated in some third chapters of iron or non-alloy steel flat products, rods, wires and profiles, malzenıe of railway and tram lines, stainless steel flat rolled products, pipes and hollow profiles, it was decided to assess the import of ex safeguard investigation to be opened and investigation process steps to implement if it is determined that the creation of the necessary conditions of the European Union of products originating exempt issues from these measures.

The Ministry of Economy:

Purpose and scope

MATTER 1 – (1) this Communiqué, Tariffs positions in the table in Annex 1 (GTP) and descriptions of the products mentioned in the course of import and realization conditions of serious injury to domestic producers of related products and / or it can lead to serious injury threat in order to determine whether to open, The safeguard measures on imports of the products concerned ex officio investigation is opened and the Ministry of Economy (Ministry) General Directorate of Imports (headquarters) Was prepared by the investigation will be conducted to determine the principles and procedures.

(2) The scope of the product concerned, It will vary based on the information gathered during the investigation process.

Decision

MATTER 2 – (1) Evaluation Board in the Import Safeguards, Annex-1 in the import of products in the table 8/6/2004 dated 25486 No. Regulation Official Gazette published Import Safeguards (Regulations) ex officio under the provisions of the safeguard investigation (investigation) opening and has decided the European Union origin of the products to be exempted from these measures of the members who attended the meeting to assess the issue of the unanimity if it is determined that the creation of the necessary conditions for the implementation of measures in the investigation process.

Conducting the investigation

MATTER 3 – (1) Investigation, Carried out by the General Directorate within the scope of the relevant provisions of Regulation. All correspondence concerning the investigation done by the authorities listed below.

T.C. Ministry of Economy

General Directorate of Imports

Safeguards Office

Söğütözü Mah. 2176. Sk. No:63 06530 Çankaya / ANKARA

Tel: +90 312 204 92 93

Fax: +90 312 212 87 65

e-network: http://www.ekonomi.gov.tr

e-mail: korunma@ekonomi.gov.tr

(2) The investigation "resident companies in Turkey, Institutions and organizations interested parties who want to be ", The official views of the Ministry of the answers to questionnaires address their own official PEP PEP sends to the address located below.

PEP Ministry of Economy Address: ekonomi@hs01.kep.tr

(3) The investigation "based firms abroad, Institutions and organizations interested parties who want to be ", The official views of the Ministry sends the answers to the questionnaire Located email address below.

General Directorate EDMS E-mail Address: ithebys@ekonomi.gov.tr

The parties concerned

MATTER 4 – (1) 5 Article about the questionnaire located at the contact addresses specified in the first paragraph from the date of publication of this communique 30 (thirty) Directorate General of senders within the scope of the investigation by filling in the day "interested parties" are considered.

Questionnaires, The opinions and information presented

MATTER 5 – (1) The website of the Ministry of questionnaires concerning the investigation (http://www.ekonomi.gov.tr) "Import" under the heading "Defense Trade Policy Tools" page located in "Safeguards / Investigations" are downloaded from the investigatory page link.

(2) Interested parties the questionnaire, from the date of publication of this Notification 30 (thirty) They are required to transmit to the General Directorate fill in the day. establishing contact with DG as filling out a questionnaire about the parties are able.

(3) Turkish made written and oral communication relating to the investigation. questionnaire and the answers to the related parties other than information that answers all, Belgian, opinions and demands must submit a written Turkish. Presented in a language other than Turkish response, information, Belgian, views and demands are ignored.

(4) Directorate General may request additional information and documents from the relevant deems it necessary.

Interim review report

MATTER 6 – (1) information submitted by the parties concerned in the investigation process, opinions and documents and an interim investigation report prepared by the General Directorate on the basis of research to be done.

(2) Interim review report, 5 Article is published in the investigatory page at the address specified in the first paragraph links.

The rest of the interested parties

MATTER 7 – (1) The parties concerned, verbally by stating the demands of the rest of the interested parties in the form of questions, if the Director-General transmits. Other announcements regarding the date and place of the investigation will be made public hearing meeting which will be held upon request 5 The article is published on the website of the Ministry specified in the first paragraph.

Privacy

MATTER 8 – (1) The information given by the parties during the investigation Regulation 6 th according to the provisions set forth in article are considered confidential.

Omission of information or incorrect information be given

MATTER 9 – (1) Regulation 4 Third under Article, at any stage of the investigation by the General Directorate requested information can not be obtained within the prescribed time or hindered investigations into the understanding that the present investigation is made on the basis of data. General Directorate of information provided by relevant if it is determined that such information is not considered incorrect.

The duration of the investigation

MATTER 10 – (1) Investigation, General Directorate executed 9 (nine) Completed within months. Where necessary this time 6 (six) month extended.

Force

MATTER 11 – (1) This Circular shall enter into force on the date of publication.

Executive

MATTER 12 – (1) Provisions of this Communiqué are executed by the Minister of Economy.

I-1: Products Subject to Investigation

Must Product group GTP Description of goods
1 Flat Products 72.08 flat-rolled products of iron or alloy steel (width 600 mm or more) (HR) (uncoated)
72.09 flat rolled products of iron or non (width 600 mm. or more, crc, uncoated)
72.10 flat rolled products of iron or non, width 600 mm or more first (those coated)
72.11 Flat-rolled products of iron and alloy steel, (width 600 and uncoated ones less than mm):
72.12 flat-rolled products of iron or alloy steel (width 600 mm and less than coated)
72.25 flat-rolled products of other alloy steel (width 600 mm.ve more)
72.26 flat-rolled products of other alloy steel (width 600 Less than mm)
2 rods, Wires and Profiles 72.13 rod of iron or non-alloy steel (HR, in coils)
72.14 rods of iron or non-alloy steel (only beaten, hot-rolled or hot-rolled, including those twisted after rolling)
72.15 other rods of iron or non-alloy steel
72.16 profiles of iron or non-alloy steel
72.17 wires of iron or alloy steel
72.27 Other alloy steel wire rod (HR, in coils)
72.28 Other alloy steel bars and profiles; hollow rods used in alloy or non-alloy steel drilling
3 Railway and Tram Line Supplies 73.02 railway and tramway track construction material of iron or steel; rails,kontrraylar, scissors languages, frogs, cruiser bearing and scissors, tie-rods, threaded rails, traversler, splints, pillows and Corners, baseplates, compression plates and spikes, laying rails, added-menu or the connection plate and rods are made specially for securing other parts
4 Tubes and Hollow Sections 73.03 Tubes and pipes made of cast iron, hollow profiles
73.04 Iron (Except cast iron) and steel tubes, pipes and hollow profiles (seamless)
73.05 other pipes and tubes of iron or steel (welding, closed in riveted or the like) (The internal and external circular cross-sections,outer diameter 406.4 mm of passers)
73.06 other tubes, pipes and hollow profiles of iron or steel(i.e, open seam or weld, or similarly capped rivet made)
5 Stainless Steels 72.19 Flat-rolled products of stainless steel (width 600 mm. or those who are over
72.20 Flat-rolled products of stainless steel (width 600 mm. Those less than)