ANNOUNCEMENT 23 Sep 2009In September 2009, the government of India announced a change in import duties.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
Notification No. 108/2009-Customs
Notification No.68 /2006-Customs
Notification No.70/2007-Customs 'revised product list'
On 23 September 2009, vide Notification No. 108/2009 - Customs, the Government of India notified an exemption, applicable to imports from Pakistan and Sri Lanka only, whereby any levy of customs duty on 248 listed product lines was capped at a maximum of 9%, down from 10% prior to the amendment.
These exemptions are by way of amendment to Notification No. 68/2006, dated 30 June 2006, which established preferential tariff treatment for selected neighbouring jurisdictions.