Latest News & Reports

'Brace yourself for an increase in compliance audits' (read more)

04 September 2017

SA Revenue Services has published its Annual Performance Plan 2017/2018 ("the Plan") which, from a customs perspective, doesn't contain anything too shocking as according to the Plan, Sars intends increasing both customs and excise compliance and revenue.


PROPOSED INSPECTION FEES FROM DEPARTMENT OF AGRICULTURE (read more)

16 January 2017

The Managing Director of the designated assignee, LEAF Services, hereby invite comments
on the proposed inspection fees on Grain and Grain products.


EXPLANATORY MEMORANDUM HS 2017 (read more)

05 December 2016

It should be noted that where a 6-digit subheading is amended to an active subheading with rates of duty or amended from an active subheading with rates to a heading with no rates of duty, the 6-digit subheading will be included in the substitutions.


About B&D:

Berry & Donaldson (B&D) was formed over 50 years ago in 1963, and has since grown into one of South Africa's leading provider of international logistics solutions for commercial importers and exporters.

With headquarters in Cape Town, B&D has branches in Johannesburg and Durban, as well as an international office in Hong Kong, China.

Proudly South African, we continue to partner with large blue chip retailers as well as smaller importers and exporters in efficiently managing their supply chain.

Although we have the infrastructure to match most large multinational  mega-freighters, we remain a family-owned business – our clients are our partners.