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Savino Del Bene, your trusted freight forwarder, is excited to bring you essential news regarding customs duty for imported sugar in South Africa. This communication is strategically crafted to strengthen trade and industry growth.

Modifications are currently being implemented in Part 1 of Schedule No. 1, affecting specific sugar types identified by tariff codes 1701.12, 1701.13, 1701.14, 1701.91, and 1701.99.

The customs duty rates for these sugar types have been reduced from 195.28 cents per kilogram (c/kg) to zero. This adjustment is closely aligned with the variable tariff formula, aiming to enhance affordability and foster robust trade relationships.

For a deeper understanding of these updates, we encourage you to explore the comprehensive details in the Government Gazette by clicking the read more section below

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