• This article was removed on December 6 2012 after the Department of Trade and Industry said a “glitch” had appeared in the report by the Government Information and Communication Service about the Cabinet decisions. Export taxes would not be imposed on iron ore and steel products as reported. Instead, the export of scrap metal would be tightly controlled and exporters would  have to obtain a licence to export, trade and industry deputy director-general Garth Strachan said.