Open cases

The following cases are currently being investigated by ITAC.

Action typeProductTariffApplicantCountryRequested dutyExisting dutyDue date
SafeguardSet screws7318.15.39SA Fastener Manufacturers Association and SA Iron and Steel InstituteAll85%10%Closed for comment
Anti-dumping sunset reviewGarden tools (Spades, Picks, Rakes, Forks)8201.30.03, 8201.10.10, 8201.30.90, 8201.90.20SA Iron and Steel InstituteAllPosition not clearly statedSpades: 158.1c/kg; Picks: 262.7c/kg; Rakes: 369.2c/kg; Forks: 480c/kg29 Oct 2018
Duty increaseCombined fridge / freezers8418.10.05DefyAll, besides EU, EFTA and SADC30%25%26 October 2018
Duty increaseAcrylic resins3906.90.20 and 3208.20.90Ferro Coating ResinsAll besides EU, EFTA and SADC15%15%19 October 2018
Anti-dumpingFloat glass7005.29.17, 7005.29.23, 7005.29.25 and 7005.29.35PFG GlassSaudi Arabia and UAESaudi: 33.1% and UAE: 82.2%ZeroClosed for comment
Duty increasePhosphoric and polyphosporic acid2809.20.10Chemical InitiativesAll besides EU, EFTA and SADC10%ZeroClosed for comment
Rebatecaustic soda classified under tariff subheading 2815.12 for the extraction of copper and nickel 2815.12Rustenburg Base Metal RefinersAll besides EU, EFTA and SADCZero20%Closed for comment

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