Customs Updated:
31 Jul 2017

Tariff Book (S1 P1)
Garden Implements Sunset Review Dumping

On 12 July Sars announced an amendment to Part 1 of Schedule No 2 to the Act, 1964 (Anti-Dumping Duties on Imported Goods), by the substitution of anti-dumping items 215.11/8201.10.10/01.08 (4,796c/kg); 215.11/8201.30.03/01.08 (3,295c/kg); 215.11/8201.30.90/01.08 (3,466c/kg) and 215.11/8201.90.20/01.08 (4,668c/kg) to review the rate of anti-dumping duties on garden spades and shovels, rakes and picks originating in or imported from the People’s Republic of China or the PRC, following Itac’s final determination.

The reasoning is contained in Itac’s Report No 602.

Schedule No.2 - Anti-dumping, Countervailing and Safeguard Duties on Imported Goods

Part 1 - Anti-Dumping Duties on Imported Goods

Item 215.11/8201.10.10/01.08 - Spades and shovels, of a maximum blade width of more than 200 mm but not exceeding 320 mm (Rebate Items 301.00-399.00; 401.00-499.00) – People’s Republic of China – 4,796c/kg

Item 215.11/8201.30.03/01.08 - Picks (Rebate Items 301.00-399.00; 401.00-499.00) – People’s Republic of China – 3,295c/kg

Item 215.11/8201.30.90/01.08 - Rakes with more than 8 prongs (Rebate Items 301.00-399.00; 401.00-499.00) – People’s Republic of China – 3,466c/kg

Item 215.11/8201.90.20/01.08 - Forks, with a prong length exceeding 150 mm (excluding forks with 8 or more prongs) (Rebate Items 301.00-399.00; 401.00-499.00) People’s Republic of China – 4,668c/kg

Story by: Riaan de Lange