Complaint

Complaint number
NTB-000-374  
NTB Type
2.8. Lengthy and costly customs clearance procedures  
Complaint
Lack of a SADC simplified trading regime hampers small traders from doing business with their SADC counterparts.  
Status note
During the national Workshop to launch SMS tool for Zimbabwe and training on online system, held on 10- 12 October 2019, Zimbabwe reviewed all outstanding NTBs and reported that SADC had made progress in developing the SADC STR and therefore this resolves the issue.  
Progress update note
The SADC secretariat reported that a study on developing a SADC STR had been commissioned and the Consultancy firm presented a preliminary report on its findings to the 15th SCTF meeting held in Gaborone from 17-18 May 2017 for noting.  
Policy or regulatory NTB
No 
Location
 
Reporting Country or Region
Zimbabwe  
Date of incident
2010-02-10  
Status
Resolved  
Date of resolution
2019-10-12  
Product Description
All products  
Total value
0  
Date reported
2010-02-10 00:00  
Modified
2019-10-15 19:26