ANNOUNCEMENT 08 May 2012

In May 2012, the government of India announced a change in export taxation.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 08 May 2012 | Removal date: 07 Aug 2013
Still in force

Export tax

On 8 May 2012, the Government of India termporarily removed the Minimum Export Price (MEP) on onions. Until 2 July 2012, Indian onion producers may sell their crop otherwise unrestricted.

 
The above measure was extended with a notification on 29 June 2012, until the re-introduction of MEP on 14 August 2013 (see related measure).

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