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: 30 Sep 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On September 30, 2013, upon the advice of the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC), the South African Revenue Service (SARS) published an increase in the tariff on several types of chicken meat for non-EU countries, effective immediately. The tariffs were increased as follows:

  • HS 0207.12.20 (Carcasses): from 27% to 31%
  • HS 0207.12.90 (whole bird): from 27% to 82%
  • HS 0207.14.10 (boneless cuts): from 5% to 12%
  • HS 0207.14.20 (offal): from 27% to 30%
  • HS 0207.14.90 (bone-in portions): from 18% to 31%

 
Affected trading partners
The GTA retrieves its data on affected trading partners from UN Comtrade. However, for the year 2012, the database was not able to provide the affected trading partners for Botswana, Swaziland, and Lesotho.

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

211 Meat & meat products
0207 Meat and edible offal, of the poultry of heading 01.05, fresh, chilled or frozen.
020712 Not cut in pieces, frozen
020714 Cuts and offal, frozen

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