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Air & Sea

Essential goods are moving internationally via air freight and sea freight with some limitations dependent on location. For detailed updates on air freight, sea freight and cross border road freight please refer to the links below;

27 MAY 2020 - ITAC INTENTION TO INVESTIGATE NEED FOR SAFEGUARD DUTY ON BOLTS

25 MAY 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - DEPOT CONGESTION

21 May 2020 - CROSS BORDER ROAD FREIGHT- SUB-SAHARAN COUNTRIES STATUSES 

13 MAY 2020 - CROSS BORDER ROAD FREIGHT - SSA COUNTRY STATUSES

12 MAY 2020 -  SEA FREIGHT - DEPOT CONGESTION

11 MAY 2020 -  CUSTOMS - REVISED ESSENTIAL GOODS LIST

11 MAY 2020  - AIR & SEA CUSTOMER UPDATE 

08 MAY 2020 -  SEA FREIGHT - OVERSTAY VESSELS AND IMPORT RELEASE DOCUMENTATION DEADLINE

06 MAY 2020 -  Draft amendments to the Rules of the Customs and Excise Act | COVID-19 Relief Measures

04 MAY 2020 - CIPC ESSENTIAL SERVICE CERTIFICATE FOR LEVEL 4 LOCKDOWN

30 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - ALERT LEVEL 4 GAZETTED ESSENTIAL CARGO AMENDMENTS

22 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT - CHINA BACKLOG

20 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - MOVEMENT, STORAGE AND WAREHOUSING OF NON-ESSENTIAL CARGO

17 APRIL 2020 - CIPC ESSENTIAL SERVICE CERTIFICATE FOR EXTENDED LOCKDOWN

16 APRIL 2020 - CROSS BORDER ROAD FREIGHT - SSA COUNTRY STATUSES AND RESTRICTIONS

16 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - PORT ACTIVITY DURING LOCKDOWN

14 APRIL 2020 -  SEA FREIGHT - AMENDMENT TO THE PROCESS FOR THE HANDLING OF NON-ESSENTIAL CARGO 

9 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - RELEASE OF NON-ESSENTIAL CONTAINERS

9 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT - MARKET UPDATES 

8 APRIL 2020 - SARS & ITAC RECAP AND EXPLANATION

8 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT - CHARTER AND MARKET UPDATES 

7 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - KEY OPERATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MOVEMENT OF ESSENTIAL & NON-ESSENTIAL GOODS DURING LOCKDOWN

6 APRIL 2020 - CROSS BORDER ROAD FREIGHT - SSA COUNTRY STATUSES AND RESTRICTIONS

6 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT UPDATE

6 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - KEY OPERATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MOVEMENT OF ESSENTIAL & NON-ESSENTIAL GOODS DURING LOCKDOWN

3 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - SUMMARY OF KEY OPERATIONAL GUIDELINES FOR THE MOVEMENT OF ESSENTIAL & NON-ESSENTIAL GOODS DURING LOCKDOWN

3 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT - CHARTERS TO REDUCE BACKLOG

3 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - AMENDMENT TO THE MOVEMENT OF ESSENTIAL & NON-ESSENTIAL GOODS DURING LOCKDOWN

2 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT - MARKET STABILISATION AND FOCUS ON CHARTERS TO REDUCE BACKLOG 

2 APRIL 2020 - REBATE OF DUTY AND VAT ON GOODS FOR MEDICAL PURPOSES | AMENDMENT OF EXPORT CONTROL REGULATIONS RELATING TO COVID-19 GOODS

2 APRIL 2020 - SITUATION IN SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA 

1 APRIL 2020 - AIR FREIGHT - IMPORTS & EXPORTS OF CARGO DURING  LOCKDOWN PERIOD

1 APRIL 2020 - SEA FREIGHT - ESSENTIAL & NON-ESSENTIAL GOODS

31 MARCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO AIR IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD

31 MARCH 2020 - CROSS BORDER MOVEMENT OF ESSENTIAL GOODS

30 MARCH 2020 - CROSS BORDER MOVEMENT OF ESSENTIAL GOODS

30 MARCH 2020 - OCEAN IMPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD

30 MARCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO AIR IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD

28 MARCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO AIR IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD

27 MARCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO AIR IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD

27 MARCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO OCEAN IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD 

27 MARCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO AIR IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD 

26 MaRCH 2020 - GUIDELINE TO OCEAN IMPORTATION AND EXPORTATION OF CARGO DURING COVID-19 LOCKDOWN PERIOD 

24 March 2020 - SUPPORTING YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN IN COVID-19 LOCK DOWN SA

20 March 2020 - IMPACT OF COVID-19 ON AIRFREIGHT

16 March 2020 - COVID-19 IMPACT ON BUSINESS | AIR, SEA & ROAD FREIGHT 

4 March 2020 - UPDATE CONCERNING THE EFFECTS OF COVID-19 ON OPERATIONS