ANNOUNCEMENT 06 Jan 2011In January 2011, the government of India announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
India Customs. (2011). Notification 1/2011. Available at http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2k11/cs-tarr2k11/cs01-2k11.htm
On 6 January 2011, the government of India has reduced the import tariffs of goods used in the construction of a solar power generation project or facility to 5 percent.
Without further specifciation in terms of tariff lines, the regulation selectively enumerates affected products to include "all items of machinery, including prime movers, instruments, apparatus and appliances, control gear and transmission equipment and auxiliary equipment (including those required for testing and quality control) and components".