ANNOUNCEMENT 02 Dec 2013

In December 2013, the government of India announced a change in import duties.

NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS

1

  • 1 harmful
  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising

SOURCE



NOTIFICATION No.53 (RE - 2013)/2009-2014
http://dgft.gov.in/Exim/2000/NOT/NOT13/not5313.htm


Inception date: 02 Dec 2013 | Removal date: open ended
Still in force

Import tariff

 On 2 December 2013, the Government of India vide Notification No. 53 (RE-2013) / 2009-2014, imposed a minimum import price condition on the import of cashew kernel, brokens and whole. 
Cashew kernels (brokens) have a minimum import price of USD 5 (Rupees 288) per kg, and Cashew kernel (whole) will have a minimum import price of USD 6.5 (Rupees 400) per kg. 
According to UN Comtrade, bilateral trade on these tariff lines, in the year prior to the imposition of the measure, (2012), exceeded USD 1 million for only 1 trading partner. 

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