ANNOUNCEMENT 14 Jun 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. 42529 No. R. 924 of 14 June 2019: https://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2019-26%20-%20R924%20GG42529%20Schedule%201P1%20Wheat.pdf
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
On 14 June 2019, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) has adopted Notice 924 increasing the import duty on wheat and wheaten flour from ZAR 67.51 c/kg (approx. USD 0.046) and ZAR 101.26 c/kg (approx. USD 0.068) to ZAR 95.8 c/kg (approx. USD 0.065) and ZAR 143.69 c/kg (approx. USD 0.097) 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.