ANNOUNCEMENT 20 Apr 2017

The Ministry of Finance has decided to exempt the additional customs duty on the imports of certain jute products from Nepal. This notification leads to a duty exemption of 12.5% and has already been provided on jute imports from Bangladesh since February 2011.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 20 Apr 2017 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

Exemption from a 12.5% additional customs duty has been provided on imports of certain jute products from Nepal. These products include jute carpets & textile floors coverings, woven fabrics of jute, and jute sacks and bags.

Since February 2011, the above exemption has been provided to jute imports from Bangladesh. 

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