ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Mar 2011

In March 2011, the government of India announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 1 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



India Customs. (2011). Notifaction 27/2011. Available at http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2k11/cs-tarr2k11/cs27-2k11.pdf


Inception date: 01 Mar 2011 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Export tax

On 1 March 2011, the government of India announced the adjustment of various export taxes with immediate effect.
 
Export taxes have been reduced to zero for foods such as coffee, tea, various spices, certain animal feed as well as raw cotton, wool or yarn waste.
 
Export taxes have been imposed for products such as lamb skins, saddle leather, iron and steel scrap as well as industrial harness leather.