ANNOUNCEMENT 03 Aug 2012

In August 2012, the members of SACU announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



South African Revenue Service (SARS), Notice R.597, Government Gazette No. 35553 of 3 August 2012: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2012-33%20-%20Notice%20R597%20GG%2035553%203%20August%202012.pdf


Inception date: 03 Aug 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 3 August 2012, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has created a new tariff line for hydraulic brake fluids (3819.00.10) and instituted a zero import tariff on this product. The tariff exemption applies to all countries including member states of the EU, EFTA and SADC.
 
Affected trading partners
The GTA retrieves its data on affected trading partners from UN Comtrade. However, for the year 2011, the database was not able to provide the affected trading partners for Botswana, Swaziland, and Lesotho.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 

AFFECTED PRODUCTS