Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
South Africa
Commodity Group
Grains
Commodity
Wheat
Date
01/09/2015
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import tariff
Description
Increased the import tariff on wheat by 78 percent to ZAR 911.20 (USD 65.7) per tonne to protect local producers. That is the highest tariff applied since the government introduced the regime in January 2002.