Scrap Iron Dealers Claim Industry Almost At A Standstill

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Scrap Iron Dealers Claim Industry Almost At A Standstill

The Scrap Iron Dealers Association says its extension ends on February 14th, 2024 and claims the government has made no indication as to their decision on the further extension.

Association President, Allan Ferguson, says the group was told applications for the dealers’ license should be submitted to the Ministry of Trade and Industry for consideration.

However, when asked where these applications should be lodged, the group was told they would be informed shortly.

It says to date it has not received any information for same.

Ferguson said presently there is panic and confusion as to what happens after February 14th.

He believes it may take months for a favourable response.