ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Jun 2016

In June 2016, the members of SACU announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



South Africa Revenue Service (SARS), Government Gazette No. 40059, No. R.711, 10 June 2016: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2016-28%20-%20Notice%20R711%20GG40059%20Sch1P1%2010%20June%202016.pdf

International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC) Report No. 523, "Reduction in the rate of customs duty on aluminium printing plates", 7 April 2016: http://www.itac.org.za/upload/document_files/20160610110535_Report-523.pdf


Inception date: 10 Jun 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 10 June 2016, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) reduced the import tariffs on aluminium printing plates from 15% to 0%. The following HS code subheading is subject to this import tariff reduction: 3701.30.25.
Affected trading partners are identified based on the UN Comtrade's import data from 2014.

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