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: 21 Dec 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 21 December 2012, following an application by a South African pasta manufacturer, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) increased the import tariff on uncooked pasta, not stuffed or otherwise prepared, not containing eggs (HS 1902.19) for non-EU/EFTA from 30% to 40%.
 
Simultaneoulsly, the duty rate for EFTA countries has been decreased from 11.4% to 7.5% on January 1st, 2013 as a result of implementing the South African Customs Union-EFTA free trade agreement.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

237 Macaroni, noodles, couscous & similar farinaceous products
1902 Pasta, whether or not cooked or stuffed (with meat or other substances) or otherwise prepared, such as spaghetti, macaroni, noodles, lasagne, gnocchi, ravioli, cannelloni; couscous, whether or not prepared.
190219 Other

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