IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

Supranational

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 10 Jun 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 10 June 2016, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) increased import tariffs on certain hot-rolled steelproducts from 0% to 10%. The following HS code subheadings are subject to this import tariff: 7208.10, 7208.25, 7208.26, 7208.27, 7208.36, 7208.37, 7208.38, 7208.39, 7208.53, 7208.54, 7208.90, 7211.13, 7211.14, 7211.19, 7225.30, 7226.91.
Affected trading partners are identified based on the UN Comtrade's import data from 2014.

Update
On 29 June 2018, the SARS established a full rebate on several steel products including those classified under tariff subheadings 7208.53 and 7208.54 (please see related state acts).

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

412 Products of iron or steel
7208 Flatrolled products of iron or nonalloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more, hotrolled, not clad, plated or coated.
720810 In coils, not further worked than hotrolled, with patterns in relief
720825 Of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more
720827 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
720836 Of a thickness exceeding 10 mm
720837 Of a thickness of 4.75 mm or more but not exceeding 10 mm
720838 Of a thickness of 3 mm or more but less than 4.75 mm
720839 Of a thickness of less than 3 mm
720890 Other
7211 Flatrolled products of iron or nonalloy steel, of a width of less than 600 mm, not clad, plated or coated.
721119 Other
7225 Flatrolled products of other alloy steel, of a width of 600 mm or more.
722530 Other, not further worked than hotrolled, in coils

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