May 25, 2012
Textile duty increase proposedBack
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The application was lodged by Kaymac, which provided these reasons for the application: protecting capital investment and improving the potential for further investment and expansion, retaining local jobs and creating further job opportunities and protecting the local industry and preventing the importation of potential cheap and inferior products.
Leather Customs Duty Rebate
Itac also published an application for a permit in terms of rebate items 311.42/5208/01. 04, 311.42/5209/01.04, 311.42/5210/01.04, 311.42 /5407/01.04, 311.42/5513/01.04, 311.42/5514/01.04, 320.02/5208/01.04, 320.02/ 5208/01.04, 320.02/5209/01.04, 320.02/5210/01.04, 320.02/5407/01.04, 320.02 5513/01.01 and 320.02/5514/01.04 for the rebate of duty on textile bed, toilet and kitchen linen; curtains, interior blinds and curtain or bed valances; other furnishing articles; and articles of bedding and similar furnishing fitted with springs, stuffed or internally fitted with any material or cellular rubber or plastics, whether covered or not.
Customs Rules for Travellers
It is important to take into account rule 15.01(a)(ii), which stipulates that a traveller may only use the forms TC-01 and/or TRD1 for declaring goods or vehicles from the date specified for a specific place.
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