ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Sep 2017

In September 2017, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) increased the import tariff on certain welded link chain and forged grinding balls.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE

South Africa Revenue Service (SARS), Government Gazette No. 41083, R 951 of 1 September 2017: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2017-41-%20Notice%20R951%20GG%2041083%201%20September%202017.pdf

Inception date: 01 Sep 2017 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 1 September 2017, the import tariff on certain welded link chain and forged grinding balls was increased. The products subject to tariffs fall under the following HS code subheadings: 7315.82.01; 7315.82.03; 7315.82.05; 7315.82.07; 7315.82.90 and 7326.11. The rate of duty on imports of the subject good is increased from 0% to 15%. The announcement excludes imports from members of the EU, EFTA and SADC.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS