27 April 2020 – Limited the export of certain medical products

This item is sourced from COVID-19 Policy Watch co-ordinated by Policy. We are in the process of gathering further information and aligning taxonomies for these items.

Type of Intervention: Medical products and medicines
Sectors Involved:
Level of Jurisdiction: National
Lead People/Agency:

Overview: The International Trade and Administration Commission is required to consult with the Department of Trade, Industry and Competition on all applications for export permits of certain medical products.

The items requiring consultation are alcohol Hand sanitizers, face masks, hydroxychloroquine,albumin (Human), and selected vaccines.
Full details here: https://www.gov.za/documents/international-trade-administration-act-regulations-coronavirus-covid-19-export-control-27