ANNOUNCEMENT 10 Apr 2015

In April 2015, the members of SACU announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



South Africa Revenue Service (SARS), Government Gazette No.38681, No. R.307, 10 April 2015: http://www.sars.gov.za/AllDocs/Embargo/Tariffs/LAPD-LSec-CE-TA-2015-14%20-%20Notice%20R307%20GG%2038681%2010%20April%202015.pdf

International Trade Administration Commission of South Africa (ITAC) Report 493


Inception date: 10 Apr 2015 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

On 10 April 2015, the South African Revenue Service (SARS) reduced the customs duty on lithium batteries with the tariff line HS 8506.50.25 from 10% to 0%. The duty applies to products entering the Southern African Customs Union (SACU).

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