ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Jul 2009In July 2009, the government of India announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Notification No. 79/2009-Customs
Notification 28/2010-Customs. Available at
Notification 22/2011-Customs. Available at http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2k11/cs-tarr2k11/cs22-2k11.pdf
On 7 July 2009, vide Notification No. 79/2009, the Government ofIndia exempted a variety of parts and components used in the productionof mobile handsets from the additional import duty levied upon them.
The exemption was to remain in force until 6 July 2010.
Fresh exemption notifications have been issued on 27 February 2010 (videNotification No. 28/2010 - Customs) and 1 March 2011 (vide NotificationNo. 22/2011 - Customs) to revive this exemption uptil 31 March 2012.