Effective August 13, imports with a country of origin of Turkey covered under the Section 232 steel tariffs have been increased from 25% to 50%. In other Turkey related news, the United States Steel Representative (USTR) has issued a review of eligibility of Turkey to participate in the General System of Preferences (GSP) program. USTR Notice: https://ustr.gov/about-us/policy-offices/press-office/press-releases/2018/august/ustr-announces-new-gsp-eligibility The “Presidential Proclamation Adjusting Imports of Steel Into the United States” is available at: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/presidential-proclamation-adjusting-imports-steel-united-states-5/
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