Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-135  
NTB Type
2.7. International taxes and charges levied on imports and other tariff measures  
Complaint
Botswana imposes ad- hoc import levies on fresh produce  
Status note
Botswana reported that the levies are no longer obtaining  
Progress update note
Botswana reported that they impose control measures such as the closing of border gates/ not allowing importation of fresh produce when we have a higher harvest. Ministry of Trade and Industry is undertaking consultations on the review of the Control of Goods, Prices and Other Charges Act.  
Policy or regulatory NTB
Yes 
Location
Botswana: Ministry of Agriculture (Non-government institution)  
Reporting Country or Region
South Africa  
Date of incident
2009-07-27  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2012-05-03  
Product Description
Fresh Produce  
Total value
0  
Date reported
2009-07-27 00:00  
Modified
2012-05-03 09:10