The Regulation on Vegetables and Fruits Trade and Wholesaler Market (published in the Official Gazette dated July 7, 2012, numbered 28346) was amended on July 1, 2013. The amendments cover the articles on transfer of the place of business, vendors and purchasers and notifications.
The Regulation on Common Transit (published on August 24, 2011 numbered 28035) has been abolished on February 7, 2013.
Two communiqués on Import Monitoring Practice have been published on March 22, 2013. The communiqués cover the principles and procedures that shall be followed for the prospective monitoring practice to be applied in the import of certain goods regardless of their countries of origin.
Communiqué No. 2013/3 concerns goods made out of polypropylene and goods that are made out of products with addition polymerization, each with a unit customs value below USD 3.5 per kilogram gross weight, as well as other polypropylene supported products with only adhesives applied and a unit customs value below USD 3 per kilogram gross weight. Communiqué No. 2013/4 concerns goods made out of plastic with a unit customs value below USD 0.15 per item.
A new regulation on the CE Mark was issued on February 23, 2012. This regulation aims to regulate the rules and procedures of CE Mark usage by specifying the usage and conformity assessment methods and procedures.