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TAXES ON FREIGHT AND CONTRIBUTION TO THE CHAMBER OF SHIPPING:

        a)   Freight Tax:

         Only on export cargo freight and passanger maney earning for owner’s

account at loading (Countries having bilateral exemption agreements are

excluded *                                                                                                                                                 % 5,18

 

(*)  The list of countries having bilateralexemption egreements 

 

         b)  Contribution to the Chamber of Shipping

 

1. Container and RO/RO Ships: (For the year 2022)

 

The Chamber’s Share Fee from the Freight revenue is collected from the foreign flagged Ships which take cargo from or bring Cargo to the Turkish ports and from the Turkish flagged container and RO/RO Ships and etc. Ships that carry goods over piece which are chartered to the foreigners over all Freight revenue individually that they acquire from loading and unloading, provided that;

        It would not exceed 5 per thousand (0,05%)

        It would not exceed 550 US Dollars in the emport and export cargoes,

        In the event that both loading and unloading of the same ship are declared by the same agent in the same port and same voyage, instead of 550 + 550 = 1.100 US Dollars, the Chambers’ share fee from the Freight revenue is collect as 412,5 + 412,5 = 825 US Dollars on condition that it would not exceed it.

 

2. Dry Cargo, Liquid Cargo and Bulk Cargo Ships: (For the year 2022)

 

The Chamber’s Share Fee from the Freight revenue is collected from the foreign flagged Ships which take Cargo from or bring Cargo to the Turkish ports and from The Turkish flagged Dry Cargo, Liquid Cargo and Bulk Cargo Ships which are chartered to the foreigners over all Freight revenue individually that they acquire from loadind and unloading according to the below listed rates, provided that it would not exceed 5 per thousand. (0,05%)

 

Range of Carried Cargo in Ton (MT)

Maximum amount to be paid           (US Dollars )

          0 –    20000

550

  20001 –   40000

800

  40001 –   60000

1050

  60001 – 100000

1300

100001 and over

1650

 

In the event that both loading and unloading of the same ship are declared by the same agent in the same port and same voyage, the discounted Chamber’s Share Fee from the Freight revenue is collected according to the below table:

 

Range of Carried Cargo in Ton (MT)

Maximum Amount to be Paid

Maximum Amount to be Paid in Discount

(US Dollar)

          0 –    20000

(550 + 550)

825

  20001 –   40000

(800 + 800)

1200

  40001 –   60000

(1050 + 1050)

1575

  60001 – 100000

(1300 + 1300)

1950

100001 and over

(1650 + 1650)

2475

 

In the event that the tonnage of loading and unloading of the same ship are different by the same agent in the same port and same voyage, the discount rate shall be applicable considering the higher tonnage range.

 

   

CHAMBER OF SHIPPING SERVICE FEES: (For the year 2021)

        a.   Tariff for Turkish flagged vessels:

 

Vessel’s GRT

Amount

( TL )

0

500

For Bunker Tankers

110

0

500

GT

Up to

150

501

1500

GT

Up to

250

1501

2500

GT

Up to

         450

2501

5000

GT

Up to

640

5001

10000

GT

Up to

760

10001

25000

GT

Up to

900

25001

35000

GT

Up to

1020

35001

50000

GT

Up to

1140

50001

GT

Over

1200

       

     b.  Tariff for foreign flagged vessels:

 

Vessel’s GRT

Amount

( TL )

0

500

GT

Up to

310

501

1000

GT

Up to

535

1001

1500

GT

Up to

675

1501

2000

GT

Up to

815

2001

2500

GT

Up to

950

2501

5000

GT

Up to

1075

5001

10000

GT

Up to

1125

10001

25000

GT

Up to

1215

25001

GT

Over

1350