ANNOUNCEMENT 07 Dec 2008

In December 2008, the government of India announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 0 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 1 liberalising

SOURCE



Government of India. (7 December 2008). Revision of Excise and Customs Duty Rates and Service Tax Refund to exporters. To be obtained at
http://pib.nic.in/release/release.asp?relid=45378


Inception date: 07 Dec 2008 | Removal date: 07 Apr 2009
Still in force

Import tariff

On 7 December 2008, the Indian government has temporarily exempted naphtalene imports from customs duties. If imported for electricity generating purposes, naphtalene was to be free of basic cutoms duties until 31 March 2009.
 
The exemption has not been extended further.

AFFECTED SECTORS