Syndicate content

Taxonomy: Implementing Jurisdiction - India


India: Temporary incentive on onion exports

Measure #12804 | Published 29 Aug 2016 | Inception 26 Aug 2016 ▲

Description

On 26 August 2016, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry announced a temporary export incentive for onions.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Liberalization in FDI policy of Non-Banking Finance Companies

Measure #12785 | Published 23 Aug 2016 | Inception 10 Aug 2016 ▲

Description

 On 10 August 2016, the Union Cabinet of India approved an amendment in the regulations for foreign investment in the Non-Banking Finance Companies (NBFCs). Currently, such foreign investment is allowed under the automatic route, i.e.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

Affected Trading Partners:

India: Sugar production subsidy to sugar mills extended

Measure #12691 | Published 17 Aug 2016 | Inception 3 Aug 2016 ▲

Description

 On 3 August 2016, the India Cabinet Committe of Economic Affairs approved a formula to provide production subsidy to sugar mills.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Basmati rice exports permitted through additional land customs stations; restrictions on Documents against Acceptance exports

Measure #12457 | Published 2 Aug 2016 | Inception 1 Aug 2016 ▲

Description

 On 1 August 2016, through Notification No.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Minimum Export price on potatoes reintroduced (July 2016)

Measure #12446 | Published 30 Jul 2016 | Inception 26 Jul 2016 ▲

Description

On 26 July 2016, the India Ministry of Commerce & Industry through Notification No. 15/2015-2020 reintroduced the Minimum Export Price on Potatoes at USD 360 per Metric Ton.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

Affected Trading Partners:

India: Introduction of export quota with duty exemption for organic sugar

Measure #12445 | Published 30 Jul 2016 | Inception 26 Jul 2016 ▲

Description

On 26 July 2016, the Indian Ministry of Finance through Notification No. 43/2016-Customs notified a new exemption from export duty for organic sugar.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Special tax and incentives package announced for the textiles sector

Measure #12222 | Published 27 Jul 2016 | Inception 22 Jun 2016 ▲

Description

On 22 June 2016, the Government of India approved a package for the Textiles and Apparel sector. According to the official press release, these measures are expected to promote "employment generation, economies of scale and boost exports

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:


[+ 138 more tariff lines]

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: Increased foreign shareholding limit in stock exchanges

Measure #12221 | Published 27 Jul 2016 | Inception 27 Jul 2016 ▲

Description

 On 27 July 2016, the Government of India increased the foreign shareholding limit in Indian Stock Exchanges from 5% to 15%.

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

Affected Trading Partners:

India: Loan to Bangladesh to develop infrastructure projects with the condition to source inputs from India

Measure #12118 | Published 26 Jul 2016 | Inception 27 May 2016 ▲

Description

 On 9 March 2016, the Export Import Bank of India (EXIM Bank) with the support of the Indian goverment entered into an agreement with the Government of Bangladesh to provide a Line of Credit of USD 2 billion for development of social and infr

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:


[+ 35 more tariff lines]

Implementing Jurisdiction:

India: FDI limits liberalized in several sectors (June 2016)

Measure #12013 | Published 23 Jul 2016 | Inception 24 Jun 2016 ▲

Description

On 24 June 2016, the Indian Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion published the Press Note No. 5 (2016 series) amending and liberalising the FDI policy in several sectors, as summarised below -   

Sectors:

Tariff Lines:

Implementing Jurisdiction:

Affected Trading Partners: