ANNOUNCEMENT 24 May 2019
The South African Revenue Service (SARS) has increased the customs duty on wheat and wheaten flour.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
South Africa Revenue Service (SARS), Government Gazette No. 42475 No. R. 747 of 24 May 2019: https://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2019-19%20-%20R747%20GG42475%20Sch%201P1%20Wheat%20Eng.pdf
South Africa Revenue Service (SARS), Government Gazette No. 41986 No. R. 1134 of 19 October 2018: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2018-73-%20Notice%20R1134%20GG%2041986%20Schedule%201%20Part%201%20-%2019%20October%202018.pdf
On 24 May 2019, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has adopted Notice 747 increasing the import duty on wheat and wheaten flour from ZAR 49,07 c/kg (approx. USD 0.034) and ZAR 73,61 c/kg (approx. USD 0.051) to ZAR 67.51 c/kg (approx. USD 0.047) and ZAR 101.26 c/kg (approx. USD 0.070) respectively.
The affected products are classified under the following HS code subheadings: 1001.91 and 1001.99 as well as 1101.00.10, 1101.00.20, 1101.00.30 and 1101.00.90.
This import tariff applies to all countries except for the ones belonging to the Southern African Development Community.