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
Still in force

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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