International trade increases in volume and complexity every year. As we move from an era of opening markets, through the depression of 2008, we find more companies requesting more protection in more countries. Trade keeps increasing but cost through compliance, duties and other barriers to trade keep adding layers that make actual trading more difficult.
XA understands these complexities and has been advising companies on how to navigate this complex terrain for years.
From anti-dumping to duty removals. From disputes with Customs to planning so these disputes can be avoided, XA understands.
Background to the chicken rebate In 2015 South Africa's ongoing participation in the African Growth and Opportunity Act (AGOA) was at risk on 2 fronts. The first was that a significant group of Americans felt that South Africa really didn't match the idea of the kind...read more
On 20 July 2018, an investigation into the review of the description of tariff subheading 6210.10.20 was initiated at the behest of the South African Revenue Service (SARS). The purpose of the review was to consider amending the description of tariff subheading...read more
On 23 November 2018 ITAC initiated an anti-dumping investigation on polyethylene terephthalate (PET) imported from the People’s Republic of China (PRC). The product is imported under tariff subheading 3907.6. There are currently anti-dumping duties on PET imported...read more