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Market-Specific Information -South Africa
South Africa's National Standards Body:
South African Bureau of Standards (SABS)+
1 Dr Lategan Rd, Groenkloof
Private Bag X191
Tel: +27 12 428 79 11
Fax: +27 12 344 15 68
Doing Business in South Africa: 2012 Country Commercial Guide for U.S. Companies
An excerpt from U.S. Commercial Service's 2012 Country Commercial Guide providing an overview of South Africa's standards and conformity assessment activities.
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U.S. Commercial Service in South Africa
The U.S. Commercial Service in South Africa can provide additional information on doing business in South Africa.