ANNOUNCEMENT 01 Apr 2011

In April 2011, the government of India announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO. (2011). REPORT ON G20 TRADE MEASURES 'May 2011'. Available at http://www.wto.org/english/news_e/news11_e/g20_wto_report_may11_e.doc


Inception date: 01 Apr 2011 | Removal date: open ended

Import tariff

According to the Permanent Delegation of India to the WTO, the government of India has reduced import tariffs for certain metals as well as a basic chemical.
 
Effective from 1 April 2011, the import tariffs of stainless steel scrap have been reduced to zero percent, ferro-nickel to 2.5 percent, and vanadium pent oxide to 2.5 percent respectively.

AFFECTED SECTORS