Among the products are cars, rice, some alcohol and tobacco products and some cosmetic products like sun creams.
Turkish Vice President Fuat Oktay said on Twitter the increases were being done "within the framework of the principle of reciprocity in retaliation for the conscious economic attacks by the United States". The Turkish currency has lost about 40 percent of its value this year against the US dollar.
The Turkish lira hit an all-time low of 7.24 to the dollar on Monday, Aug. 13, driven down by concerns over Erdogan's calls for the central bank to loosen monetary policy, and by deteriorating ties with the United States.
Turkey has accused the U.S. of waging an "economic war" as part of a plot to harm the country.
Turkey sharply increased tariffs on a variety of United States products - including cars and alcohol - and a court decided not to release an American pastor being held on terrorism charges as the feud between Ankara and Washington continued to escalate on Wednesday.
Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan greets supporters at the AKP headquarters in Ankara, Turkey on 25 June 2018.
It's not clear how Erdogan would enforce the boycott, the AP noted.
Experts say any impact of the anticipated call with the finance minister is temporary, and markets need more than technical remedies like the central bank's promise to provide emergency liquidity to banks, or the government's promise not to seize dollar-denominated bank deposits.
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Erdogan has said Turkey is the target of an economic war, and has made repeated calls for Turks to sell their dollars and euros to shore up the currency.
Following Trump's announcement, Turkey's Foreign Ministry said Turkey would retaliate against the raising of steel and aluminum tariffs by the USA administration. "The administration is going to stay extremely firm on this", the official said. Turkey has held the evangelist since 2016 on charges that he was involved in a failed coup attempt that year.
State media in Doha said Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani was travelling to Turkey for a "working visit".
Switching to foreign currency would mean giving in to the enemy, he added.
Tisdall thinks Erdogan's arrogant style and dictatorial ambitions have backed him into a corner because he can not blame anyone else for Turkey's sputtering economy and souring global relations.
Brunson filed a new petition for release on Tuesday, asking a Turkish court to "prevent unlawful political interventions by lifting judicial control provisions on the defendant".
Trump has repeatedly asked for Brunson's release, while Ankara said the decision was up to the court.
Kalin called on the United States to respect legal process in Turkey in reference to the American pastor's continued detention.