InTraders Journal Policy

Aim and Scope

InTraders International Trade Academic Journal aims to be able to publish scientific research of researchers; aims to create a platform that will contribute to academic development and increase the number of qualified academic studies.

InTraders International Trade Academic Journal is a well-known international journal that publishes original and scientific research in the field of international trade in Turkish and English. The journal has free and open access to all researchers. The language, science, legal and ethical responsibility of the articles published in the journals belong to the authors. Articles published in the journal can not be used without reference.

Review Process

The articles to be submitted for publication in InTraders must have never been published before, have not been accepted for publication, and have not been submitted for publication.

Review process includes "Preliminary Review "and" Scientific Board "process. The aim is to complete the entire process within maximum 5 months. The ethics committee report should be provided by the writer's institution and / sampling is necessary for studies involving humans and/or animals.

In the Pre-Exam process, the article consists of three phases; formal, academic and written. In the formal review, the "similarity report", the keyword, the JEL code and the author information are checked. The preliminary examination is carried out by the secretariat board. At each stage, the writer is contacted and requested to complete the necessary transactions, and each subsequent step is passed to the next step. It is targeted to complete within 10 days according to the speed of the author. The acceptable "similarity rate" is a maximum of 10%. If it is below this ratio, the necessary corrections to check the text may be requested.

The Scientific Control is carried out by the co-editor and/or editor with 2 blind referee members in the pre-process completed document. The referees will be provided with the dissemination of the article by "similarity report". It is aimed to complete the referee process in 4,5 months in total by taking preliminary information about the judiciary evaluation process within 1 week. This period may vary in the direction of completion of the author's revisions as necessary.

At least two scientific board member approval needs in favor of accepting the journal. If one of the referees is positive and the other is negative, the article is sent to a third science board member. Publication of the referee review process is completed with the approval of the editorial board of the journal.

Plagiarism Control

Plagiarism check is done using iThenticate software. The preliminary evaluation phase is controlled by the iThenticate software and the work that does not meet the 10% scale is returned by the Secretariat for revision.

Publishing Periods

It is published twice a year. It is published in July and December. If it is deemed necessary, specific numbers / supplements may be issued for specific topics and for expanded notifications qualified by InTraders subject to conventions. Articles may always be accepted by InTraders.

Free Open Access Policy

Free access to authors and readers is provided.

Privacy Policy

Information such as names, titles and contact addresses shared through the InTraders website will only be used for the purposes set forth by InTraders; for any other purpose or for the use of third parties.


All publishing rights of the articles published in InTraders are deemed to have been transferred to InTraders indefinitely.

Publication Ethics

InTraders is committed to implementing the highest standards of publication and to follow the practice guidelines prepared by the PublicationEthics Committee (COPE).


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