IMPLEMENTATION LEVEL

National

AFFECTED FLOW

Inflow

ANNOUNCED AS TEMPORARY

No

NON-TRADE-RELATED RATIONALE

No

ELIGIBLE FIRMS

all

JUMBO

No

TARIFF PEAK

No
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Inception date: 29 Apr 2010 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 On 29 April 2010, vide Notification No. 55/2010, the Government of India exempted Acetate Rayon Tow from additional duty leviable under Section 3(5) of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975. 
Section 3(5) provides for the levy of additional duty, at a rate not exceeding 4%, to counter-balance sales tax, value added tax, local tax or other charges leviable on like local products. 
The exemption for acetate rayon tow used in the manufacture of cigarette filter rods is intended to correct the existing inversion in duty rates caused by 10% excise duty on filter rods. 
 

AFFECTED COUNTRIES

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AFFECTED SECTORS AND PRODUCTS

261 Natural textile fibres prepared for spinning
5002 Raw silk (not thrown).
500200 Raw silk (not thrown).

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