ANNOUNCEMENT 10 May 2014

In May 2014, the members of SACU announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Permanent Delegation of South Africa to the WTO (16?May?2011) as cited in WTO Trade Monitoring Database: http://www.globaltradealert.org/sites/default/files/8474.pdf


Inception date: 10 May 2014 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 10 May 2014, the Southern African Customs Union (SACU) increased import tariffs on certain products, i.e. glycerol (from zero to 10%), lysine and associated feed supplements (from zero to 10%), calcium proportionate (from zero to 15%), and non-organic pigments (from zero to 10%).

AFFECTED SECTORS