CARBON TAX:

21 November 2019, Thursday

South Africa’s largest cement producer, PPC, announced that due to the carbon tax being implemented from 1 June 2019, their annual costs for cement and lime production will increase by R20 million and that this cost will have to be passed down to the consumer. They noted that the entire industry has been forced to increase their prices in this regard. 

Source: Times Live dated 1 July 2019.