PODCAST | Business Day Spotlight: EU is not playing fairly with SA’s poultry industry

PODCAST | Business Day Spotlight: EU is not playing fairly with SA’s poultry industry

21.8.2019

PODCAST | Business Day Spotlight: EU is not playing fairly with SA’s poultry industry

SA Poultry Association has lodged an application with Itac, calling for an increase in the ad valorem tariff on bone-in and boneless frozen chicken portions

In this edition of Business Day Spotlight, our focus is on the SA poultry industry and how it has fared in recent years in the face of cheap, imported chicken.

The SA Poultry Association has lodged an application to the International Trade Administration Commission (Itac) — the organisation tasked with customs tariff investigations, trade remedies and import and export control — calling for an increase in the ad valorem tariff on bone-in and boneless frozen chicken portions to 82%, from existing levels of 37% and 12%, respectively.

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