International Trade

Overview

Webber Wentzel has established itself as one of the leading firms in International Trade. Its Trade Law Team represents both South African and foreign companies and focuses on all aspects of trade.

The services which our team offers include advice on:

  • trade remedies such as anti-dumping, countervailing and safeguard duty investigations and reviews both in South Africa and world wide;
  • current South African trade legislation;
  • tariff and compliance issues; and
  • excise duty and related disputes.

Webber Wentzel has established ties with leading foreign firms worldwide whose services and expertise we are able to use for the benefit of our clients. The unit has achieved significant success for exporters in the domestic industry in recent trade remedy investigations.


Clients

As a leading provider of International Trade Law services, we have represented a number of South African and international companies including: Scaw South Africa (Proprietary) Limited (a Subsidiary of Anglo American); saint-Gobain Vidros SA; Plastic Converters Association of South Africa; Degussa AG; the Government of the People's Republic of China; Samsung; Lafarge Gypsum International (France); Groupe Schneider (France); BlueScope Steel (formerly BHP Steel Limited) (Australia); The Italian Tile Industry and The Siam Gypsum Industry Company Limited from Thailand.

For more information, please download the chapter on South Africa's Trade Relations and use of Trade Remedies from Investing in South Africa.

Key Contacts
Stephen
Meltzer
Position:
Partner
Telephone:
+27 11 530 5249
Department:
Mergers and Acquisitions
Email:
stephen.meltzer@webberwentzel.com
Stephen Meltzer
Meluleki
Nzimande
Position:
Partner
Telephone:
+27 11 530 5847
Department:
Mergers and Acquisitions
Email:
meluleki.nzimande@webberwentzel.com
Meluleki Nzimande