ANNOUNCEMENT 04 Feb 2011

In February 2011, 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. 33983, No. R.76, 4 February 2011: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2011-02%20-%20Notice%20R76%20GG%2033983%204%20February%202011.pdf

International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC), Report No. 354, 6 December 2010: http://www.itac.org.za/upload/document_files/20140928123230_Report-354.pdf


Inception date: 04 Feb 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 4 February 2011, the government of South Africa exempted solid sodium hydroxide (HS 2815.11) from all import duties. The duty expemption, which applies to the Southern African Customs Union (SACU), is restricted to sodium hydroxide imports to be used for the extraction of uranium.

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