DURBAN PORT ISSUES

Durban Port Issues/SOP 2017   Papers have been served on relevant parties. Now awaiting responses. DAFF has requested meeting for 29th September. Should consider roping in Etlin. Must be sure to discuss NHLS issue in detail,over which there is much dissatisfaction.  ...

EU SAFEGUARD

EU Safeguard Action.   ITAC issued an essential facts letter,to which we have responded. The next step is for ITAC to propose a safeguard duty to Minister Davies,who will then discuss the recommendation with the Trade and Development Committee,consisting of SA and EU...

EU AI

As members are aware, the Netherlands was declared AI free on 17th May,while Poland and Spain are apparently AI free,with the UK expected to announce their freedom within the next two weeks.   DAFF,instead of reopening the Netherlands,initially delayed any decision...

DAFF KZN PORTS

Members are well aware of the very inconvenient and costly delays at the Durban port.   We have discussed this before in our newsletters.The inconvenience and high costs being borne by importers have now persisted for over a full year.   A seemingly successful...

EU SAFEGUARD

EU Safeguard Action.   ITAC issued an essential facts letter,to which we have responded. The next step is for ITAC to propose a safeguard duty to Minister Davies,who will then discuss the recommendation with the Trade and Development Committee,consisting of SA and EU...