ANNOUNCEMENT 17 Aug 2012

In August 2012, the government of India announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



WTO-UNCTAD-OECD Eighth Report on G20 Trade and Investment Measures, mid-May to mid-October 2012: http://www.oecd.org/daf/internationalinvestment/8thG20report.pdf
Notification No. 46/2012-Customs: http://www.cbec.gov.in/customs/cs-act/notifications/notfns-2012/cs-tarr2012/cs46-2012.htm


Inception date: 17 Aug 2012 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

On 17 August 2012, the Indian Ministry of Finance (according to notification no. 46/2012-Customs) has imposed additional import duties of 1% on certain fertilisers (HS 3102.10.00; 3104.30.00; 3105.30.00) and products used in the manufacturing of fertilisers in HS chapter 31.

AFFECTED SECTORS