The National Treasury has published an instruction note that from the 1st of February 2017 steel products and components for construction have been designated. The SAISC started the process with power lines in 2009 and applied for designation of power station steelwork in 2012.
What does this mean?
It means that government buyers must specify only locally produced steel products and components on government projects.
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