New and Full Notification Pursuant to Article XVII:4(a)
the GATT 1994 and Paragraph 1 of the Understanding
on the Interpretation of Article XVII
The following communication, dated 21 April 2016, is being circulated at the request of the Delegation of South Africa.
Pursuant to Article XVII:4(a) of the GATT 1994 and the Understanding on the Interpretation of Article XVII, and in response to the request for notifications contained in document G/STR/N/16, the Republic of South Africa wishes to notify the Council for Trade in Goods that the Government of South Africa does not maintain any state trading enterprises that fall within the working definition of such enterprises as contained in paragraph 1 of the above Understanding.