ANNOUNCEMENT 30 Sep 2013In September 2013, the members of SACU announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
South African Revenue Service (SARS), Government Gazette No.36876, Notice R.715, 30 September 2013: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2013-50%20-%20Notice%20R715%20GG%2036876%2030%20September%202013.pdf
International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC), Report no. 442, 2 August 2013: http://www.itac.org.za/upload/document_files/20140923013120_Report-no-442.pdf
On September 30, 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 several types of chicken meat for non-EU countries, effective immediately. The tariffs were increased as follows:
Affected trading partners
The GTA retrieves its data on affected trading partners from UN Comtrade. However, for the year 2012, the database was not able to provide the affected trading partners for Botswana, Swaziland, and Lesotho.