Goods in the Free Zones
Article 8: Trade
conducted between the free zones and other regions of Turkey is
subject to the foreign trade regime. Upon request, goods originating
from Turkey of less than 500 US Dollars value may be exempted from
export procedures. The foreign trade regime is not applicable for
trade conducted between the free zones and other countries or free
Foreign Exchange and Services
Article 9: All
payments related to free zone activities are made in the form of
foreign exchange. The Council of Ministers may decide that payments
be also made in the form of Turkish Lira.
Shipping and port services in the
free zones are provided either by the operator or assigned to public
institutions and agencies or to real or legal persons.