ANNOUNCEMENT 12 Apr 2013In April 2013, the members of SACU announced a change in import duties.
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South African Revenue Service, Government Gazette No.36338 of 12 April 2013, Notice R.269: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2013-24%20-%20Notice%20R269%20GG%2036338%2012%20April%202013.pdf
On April 12, 2013 upon the advice of the International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC), the South African Revenue Service (SARS) published an increase in the tariff on industrial taps and mixers (HS 8481.80.79) from 15% to 20% ad valorem for non-EU/EFTA countries, effective immediately. The tariff of 3.7% for EFTA countries remains unaltered. The measure applies to the Southern African Customs Union (SACU).