ANNOUNCEMENT 05 Jul 2013

In July 2013, the government of India announced a change in import formalities.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising
Inception date: 05 Jul 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import-related non-tariff measure, nes

 On 5 July 2013, the Indian Ministry of Commerce and Industry issued the Notification NO. 27 (RE-2013)/2009-2014, revising the import policy of Electrical Energy under HS 2716.00.00 in Chapter 27 of the Indian Trade Classification (HS) 2012, Schedule 1 (Import Policy).
 
The import policy for the above is revised from 'restricted' to 'free'. Prior to the regime change, India did not import any electrical energy.

 
According to UN Comtrade, India's trade with any country in the given tariff lines did not exceed 1 million USD in 2012. Hence, no affected trading partner is listed.

AFFECTED SECTORS

 
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AFFECTED PRODUCTS

 
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