11 February 2021 – Customs & Excise Act, 1964 The tariff amendment notices, scheduled for publication in the Government Gazette, relate to the amendments to –
- Part 1 of Schedule No. 1, by the substitution of tariff subheadings 1001.91 and 1001.99 as well as 1101.00.10, 1101.00.20, 1101.00.30 and 1101.00.90, to reduce the rate of customs duty on wheat and wheaten flour from 54,42c/kg and 81,63c/kg to 10,27c/kg and 15,41c/kg respectively, in terms of the existing variable tariff formula – Minute 08/2020;
- Part 1 of Schedule No. 1, by the insertion of tariff subheadings 3002.20.11; 3002.20.19 and 3002.20.90, in order to provide for vaccines for human medicine for inoculation against Coronavirus and its variants as well as other vaccines; and
- Schedule No. 1, to implement the revised Tariff Rate Quota in terms of the Economic Partnership Agreement (EPA) (with retrospective effect from 1 September 2020 up to and including 31 December 2020).