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: 25 Apr 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 25 April 2014, upon the advice of the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC), the South African Revenue Service (SARS) issued Notice R. 308, introducing new rebates for the industrial use of polyurethane flat shapes under tariff subheading 3919.10.07 and natural rubber straps under tariff subheading 4016.99.90 for use in the manufacture of dust masks classifiable in tariff subheading 6307.90.10.
 
While the tariff lines haves general duties of 10% and 15% respectively (with reduced duties of 1.3% and 1.9% respectively for imports from EFTA member states, and duty exemptions for imports from EU and SADC countries), imports for use in connection with the production or manufacture of mixtures of fruit juices are henceforth entitled to a full rebate.
 
The rebate applies to the Southern African Customs Union (SACU).

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

362 Other rubber products
4016 Other articles of vulcanised rubber other than hard rubber.
401691 Floor coverings and mats
401693 Gaskets, washers and other seals
401699 Other
369 Other plastics products
3919 Selfadhesive plates, sheets, film, foil, tape, strip and other flat shapes, of plastics, whether or not in rolls.
391910 In rolls of a width not exceeding 20 cm
391990 Other

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