ANNOUNCEMENT 21 Jan 2016

In January 2016, the government of India announced a change in import formalities.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



Notification No. 33 /2015-2020 - Ministry of Commerce and Industry
http://dgft.gov.in/Exim/2000/NOT/NOT15/noti3316.pdf


Inception date: 21 Jan 2016 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

 Effective 21 January 2016, India restricted the duty free import of natural rubber under the Advance Authorisation (AA) scheme until 31 March 2016. Duty free imports of raw materials are allowed under the AA scheme to manufacture export goods.
 
Earlier, on 20 January 2016, India had restricted the import of natural rubber through only two sea ports (see related measure)

AFFECTED SECTORS