Customs Notifications (Tariff)

Ductile Iron Pipes (DI Pipes) from China Anti-dumping Duty Extended for One month to 9 May 2019 in Pending Review Order

18-ADD/10.04.2019

Anti-dumping Duty on Alloy Wheel from China, Korea and Thailand – Final Findings

17-ADD/09.04.2019

Alloy Wheel from China, Korea and Thailand –Notification 21/2015-Cus-ADD Rescinds

16-ADD/09.04.2019

Retaliatory Tariff on US Imports Postponed to 2nd May 2019

·      India Blinks at Seventh Time

Amend notification No. 50/2017-customs dated 30th June 2017 to postpone the implementation of increased customs duty on specified imports originating in USA from 1st April, 2019 to 2nd May, 2019.

Ntfn 11/29.03.2019

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) Sheet for Solar Module from China, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Thailand

Seeks to impose definitive anti-dumping duty on 'Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA) sheet for Solar Module', originating in or exported from China PR, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Thailand.

15/2019-Cus (ADD), dated 29-03-2019

Indo-Japan CEPA Concessional Duty on 806 Items Slashed by 0.1%-9.1% - New Rates Effective from 1 April 2019

Ntfn 10/28.03.2019

IGST Exemption on EOU Imports Extended upto 31 March 2020

Ntfn 09/25.03.2019

IGST Exemption to AA and EPCG Schemes Extended till 31 March 2020 – Customs Notifications Amended

Ntfn 08/25.03.2019

Anti-dumping Duty on Acetone from EU, USA, South Africa and Singapore

·    Duty for Singapore Slashed in Review

14-ADD/25.03.2019

PT. Energi Sejahtera Mas Indonesia under Provision Assessment Review in Saturated Fatty Alcohols Case

13-ADD/14.03.2019

Zero Duty Concession Extended for Items under Tariff Line 4809 90 under Indo-Korea CEPA

Ntfn 07/15.03.2019

Anti-dumping Duty of US$ 114.58 per MT Imposed on Textured Tempered Glass Coated and Uncoated from Malaysia

12-ADD/26.02.2019

Retaliatory Tariff on US Imports Postponed to 1 April 2019

·    India Blinks at Sixth Time

Ntfn 06/26.02.2019

India Denies MFN to Pakistan

·    Duty Hiked to 200 percent

·    All Goods Imported from Pakistan under Emergency Powers to Amend Customs Tariff Act, 1975

·    New Tariff Line 9806 00 00 Introduced

·    Existing Tariff Rates and Notification are inoperative since all goods will be classified in specific heading 9806 and not in Chapter heading

·    No amendment in notifications for Preferential Duties on Pak create confusion

·    Goods in transit and Passengers Baggage specially hit as all  must pay 200% duty plus 10% surcharge plus 18% IGST big total to astounding 275.80%

·    Non Consultation with Pak Violative of GATT Art I

·    SAPTA and DAFTA up in the Air

·    Goods in Transit from Afghanistan, Iran and Central Asia passing through Pakistan will also face the 200% duty

Notification No.05/2019-Customs dated 16 February 2019

Anti-dumping Duty on Peroxosulphates from China and Japan Withdrawn –Ntfn 11/2013-ADD Rescinded

11-ADD/12.02.2019

Anti-dumping Duty on High Tenacity Polyester Yarn from China – Changes in Exporter Name

·      “Hyosung Corporation, Korea” to “Hyosung Advance Materials Corporation (HAMC)”

·      “Zhejiang Guxiandao Industrial Fibre Co., Ltd.” to “Zhejiang Guxiandao Polyester Dope Dyed Yarn Co., Ltd”

10-ADD/12.02.2019

Daewoo International Corporation Name Changed to POSCO Daewoo Corporation in Stainless Steel Flats Anti-dumping Case

09-ADD/12.02.2019

Daewoo International Corporation Name Changed to POSCO Daewoo Corporation in Stainless Steel Flats Anti-dumping Case

08-ADD/12.02.2019

Anti-dumping Duty on Nitrocellulose from Brazil ($0.646/kg), Indonesia ($0.475/kg) and Thailand ($0.906/kg) Notified

Notification No. 7/2019-Customs (ADD) dated 7 February 2019

Furnishing Bank Guarantee or Cash Deposit not required for Temporary Import of Aircrafts for Aero Show Participation

Notification No. 4 /2019- Customs dated 7 February 2019

Batteries for Electrical Vehicles under PMP with Duty @5%

·    Parts (Lithium-ion Cell and PCBA) @5%

·    Input for Parts at above @0%

·    Retaliatory Tariff Postponed on US Imports at Fifth Time to 2 March 2019

Ntfn 03/29.01.2019

Phased Manufacturing Plan for Mobile Batteries, Battery Parts @5%

·    Lithium Ion Cell, PCBA and Inputs for Cell and PCBA @0%

Ntfn 02/29.01.2019

Anti-dumping Duty on Fluoroelastomers (FKM) from China Notified

06-ADD/28.01.2019

Metaphenylene Diamine (MPDA) from China – Anti-dumping Duty Raised in Review

Customs Notification No. 05(ADD) dated 24 January 2019

Metaphenylene Diamine (MPDA) from China – Previous Ntfn 11/2014-Customs (ADD) dated 11 Mar 2014 Rescinded

Customs Notification No. 04(ADD) dated 24 January 2019

$125.21/MT of Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Sacking Bags from Janta Jute Mills, Bangladesh

Customs Notification No. 02 and 03 (ADD) dated 15th January 2019

IGST and Compensation Cess Exemption Allowed in DFIA Cases under AA – Customs Notification

·    AAL and Deemed Exports Covered

·    Alternatively Utilization in Factory with CA Certificate Must

·    IGST and CC to be Paid if Goods Sold in Market

·    Facility Expires on 31 March 2019

Customs Notification No. 01/2019 dated 10 January 2019

Methylene Chloride from EU and US to Continue under ADD for Next Five Years in Review – No Changes in Duty

·    Korea Out of the Net, EU and US are on the Hook

01-ADD/04.01.2019

Motor GST Exempted on Vehicles and Parts Imports by Tourist (Carnet System)

Ntfn 86/31.12.2018

INDO-JAPAN CEPA

Engine of 250cc Plus and Gear Boxes and Parts Duty Slashed to 6.25% from 6.88% w.e.f. 1 Jan 2019

Ntfn 85/31.12.2018

Indo-Malaysia PTA Concessional Duty Revised

Ntfn 84/31.12.2018

Indo-Korea CEPA General Duty on 966 Items Cut by Quarter to Three Percent w.e.f. 1 Jan 2019

Ntfn 83/31.12.2018

One to Six Percent Duty Cut w.e.f. 1 Jan 2019 in Indo-ASEAN FTA Duty

Ntfn 82/31.12.2018

Duty Free Imports by National Technical Research Organisation Extended by three years to 1 Jan 2022

Ntfn 81/17.12.2018

Retaliatory Tariff Postponed on US Imports at Fourth Time to 31 Jan 2019

Ntfn 80/15.12.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Zeolite 4A (Detergent Grade) from China

57-ADD/13.12.2018

EOUs under General Scheme – Amendments in Customs Notification

·      After Sales Service for Repairs and Reconditioning of Electronic Goods Exported Earlier

·      Re-export Must Take Place within One Year of Re-import

Ntfn 79/05.12.2018

Govt Slaps Minimum Landed Value of $855 per MT on Uncoated Copier Paper from Indonesia, Thailand and Singapore

56-ADD/04.12.2018

No Replenishment of Gold in GST Refund Cases

Ntfn 78/29.11.2018

O-Ester also included in the Anti-dumping Notification after findings of Circumvention of O-Acid Duties through O-Ester Route

55-ADD/15.11.2018

India Blinks a Third Time to Postpone Retaliatory Tariff on US Imports by 45 Days to 17 Dec 2018

Ntfn 77/01.11.2018

Alloy Steel Bars and Rods in Straight Length from China in Anti-dumping Duty Net

54-ADD/18.10.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Flax Yarn from China

53-ADD/18.10.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Dropped on Phthalic Anhydride from Korea, Taiwan and Israel – Sunset Review Finds No Significant Injury to Domestic Industry

·    Notification 58/2012- Customs (ADD), dated 24 December, 2012 Rescinded

52-ADD/15.10.2018

PCBA for Eight Telecommunications Goods cannot be Imported under Zero Duty ITA

76/11.10.2018

Optical Equipment, IP Radio BCD Raised to 20% from 10 percent

75/11.10.2018

Import Duty on Key Telecom Equipment Hiked to 20% from 10% on the Lines of Mobile Phone Duty of 20 percent. Notification 74 dtd 11 Oct, 2018

74/11.10.2018

Ductile Iron Pipes (DI Pipes) from China Anti-dumping Duty Extended for Six months to 9 April 2019 in Review

Notification No. 51/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 9 October 2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Nylon Multi Filament Yarn from EU ($128.06/MT) and Vietnam ($384.02 and $719.44/MT) for Five Years

Notification No.50/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 5 October 2018

Basic Duty Reduced to Nil on Key Parts and Components of Textile Machinery

·    No End Use Condition only Classification under 8448 Code, Free Transferability

Ntfn 72/28.09.2018

35 Machines for Manufacture of Parts and Components for Mobile Handsets, Data Cable, PCBs, PCBA, Speaker and Receiver, Optical Cables at Zero Basic Duty Notified

Ntfn 71/28.09.2018

Aviation Turbine Fuel (ATF) Custom Duty Raised to 5% from Nil

Ntfn 70/26.09.2018

Custom Duty on Speakers in Heading 8518 Hiked to 15% from 10%

Ntfn 69/26.09.2018

Duty Raised to 7.5% from 5% on Cut and Polished Coloured Gemstones, Diamonds and Non-Industrial Diamonds

Ntfn 68/26.09.2018

Schedule Basic Duty Ranging from 2.5% to 10% Hiked under Emergency Powers to Amend Customs Tariff Act, 1975

·   Plastic Boxes, Cases, Crates and other Household Articles

·   Radial Tyres

·   Sports and Leather Footwear

·   Gold and Silver Articles

·   Compressor of Refrigerator

·   Gas Compressor of Air Conditioning

·   Air Conditioning Machines

·   Domestic Refrigerators

·   Washing Machine

Ntfn 67/26.09.2018

IGST Exemption to Advance Authorisation and EPCG Scheme Extended Till 31 March 2019 –Customs Notifications Amended

Ntfn 66/26.09.2018

Linear Alkyl Benzene from China, Iran and Qatar

·    Exporter Company Name Corrected as “M/s Qatar Chemical and Petrochemical Marketing and Distribution Company (Muntajat) Q.P.J.S.C. Qatari Private Joint Stock Company”

49-ADD/25.09.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Saturated Fatty Alcohols from Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand – Combinations of Low Duty Parties to be Charged Higher Duty

48-ADD/25.09.2018

Exemption of IGST on EOU Import Extended by Six months to 1 April 2019

Ntfn 65/24.09.2018

MEIS Customs Notification – Payment of Duty with Scrip – Changes to Align them with FTP

Ntfn 63/18.09.2018

India Blinks, Postpones Retaliatory Duties against US Delayed till 2nd Nov 2018

·    18 September was Date of Promulgation

Ntfn 62/17.09.2018

Twenty Six Tariff Lines Shifted to Nil under Singapore FTA

·    Nylon Yarn @5%

Ntfn 61/14.09.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Tetrafluoroethane – Zhejiang Sanmei Chemicals China Case – Ntfn 10/2017-Customs (ADD) Rescinded – New Shipper Review Exemption Restored from Current Date

Notification No. 47/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 14th September, 2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Flat Base Steel Wheels from China Continue for Five Years – Final Findings

·   No Changes in Duty Rates in Review

·   Previous Ntfn 03/2013-Cus(ADD) Rescinded

45-46-ADD/13.09.2018

After Sales Service for Repairs and Reconditioning of Electronic Goods Exported Earlier

·    Re-export Must Take Place within One Year of Re-import

Ntfn 60/11.09.2018

Anti-dumping Duty of 47.15% of CIF Value on Glass Chopped Strands Mats (CSM) Exported by Asia Composite Materials Thailand Notified

43-ADD/06.09.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Graphite Electrodes from China Dropped – No Significant Injury to Domestic Industry Noticed in Mid Term Review

·      Notification 04/2015-Customs(ADD dated 13.02.2015 Rescinded

44-ADD/06.09.2018

Corrigendum to Ntfn 40/2018-Customs (ADD) – HS Code Correction

Corrigendum dated 24 August 2018

Natore Jute Mills, Bangladesh and PNP Jute Trading LLC, USA under Provisional Assessment in Review in Jute Products Case

Notification No.41/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 24 August 2018

Aziz Fibres, Bangladesh under Provisional Assessment in Jute Products Case

Notification No.42/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 24 August 2018

Zero Customs and IGST for Kerala Flood Relief Donation Goods for Four Months

Ntfn 59/21.08.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Ofloxacin from China – Classification Amended to Include Heading 2941 along with earlier Heading 3004

40-ADD/20.08.2018

Paracetamol Anti-dumping Duty Extended till 26 April 2019 in Review

39-ADD/20.08.2018

328 Tariff Lines Covering Carpets, Apparels and Other Textile Products Duty Doubled to 20% from 10%

Ntfn 58/07.08.2018

BCD on Screw, SIM Socket and Metal Mechanical for Mobile Phones Restored to 15% from 25%

Ntfn 57/07.08.2018

Implementation of Retaliatory Duties against US Delayed till 18 Sept 2018

Ntfn 56/03.08.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Methylene Chloride from EU and USA Extended till 20 October 2019 in Review

Notification No.38/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 2 August 2018

Safeguard Duty of 25 percent Notified on Solar Cells

·    Second Year Duty 20% First Half and 15% Second Half

Notification No. 01/2018-Customs (SG) dated 30 July 2018

IGST in Fertilizers to Apply Only on the Pool in Price and not Transaction Value

Notification No. 55/2018 –Customs dated 26 July 2018

Worn Clothing and Rags Duty Raised to 20% from 5%

Ntfn 54/20.07.2018

Corrigendum dated 12.07.2018 to Ntfn 50/2018-Customs – Corrections in APTA Concessions Notification

Corrigendum dated 12.07.2018

Boost for Textile Sector with Import Duty on Over 50 Products Doubled

·    New Rates are within WTO Bound Rates which are Generally 40% for Consumable Goods

Ntfn 53/16.07.2018

Handicrafts Sector Exempted List Expanded – 44 More Items Included

Notification No. 52/2018-Customs dated 14 July 2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Grinding Media Balls – Ntfn 36/2012 Rescinds

Notification No. 37/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 13 July 2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Grinding Media Balls from China and Thailand Released

·         No Change in the Dumping Duty

·         Notification 36/2012 Expired on 15 July – Duty to Continue for Another Five Years after Successful Review Petition

Notification No. 36/2018-Customs (ADD) dated 13 July 2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on High Tenacity Polyester Yarn from China

35-ADD/09.07.2018

NMDC Iron Ore Export Tariff @10% by MMTC to Japan and South Korea under Long Term Agreement Extended till 31 March 2021

Ntfn 51/09.07.2018

Exchange of Tariff Concessions through Fourth Round of Negotiations under Asia Pacific Trade Agreement

Ntfn 50/30.06.2018

Shandong Haohua Tire Allowed Provisional Assessment on Application for New Shippers Review, Final Duty only after Completion of Review

34-ADD/25.06.2018

Indian Government to Slap Enhanced Tariff on US from 4 August

·    Retaliation against US Measures on Indian Exports of Steel and Aluminium

·    5 to 10% Hike on Almonds, Walnuts, Apples, Phosphoric Acid, Boric Acid along with Lab Reagents, Chemical Mixtures, and some Steel Items

·    Schedule Rate on 30 Tariff Lines Notified by Emergency Powers to Amend Customs Tariff Act, 1975, Government uses Special Powers to By-Pass Parliament

·    Effective Rates Maintained by Exemption Notification for All Countries other than US

·    Pulses also Affected but Nominal Import from US

·    India, China, EU, Canada, Mexico, Join together in Trade War with US, Japan to Follow Soon

·    Duty on Mechanical for Mobile Phones Raised to 25% from 15%

Ntfn 48 and 49/20.06.2018

Soyabean Oil Duty Raised to 35% from 30%

·    CPO to Continue at 54%, No Change

·    Other Oils also Up by 5 to 10 percent

47/14.06.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Hydrogen Peroxide from Korea, Thailand and Three Others Raised by $15/MT in Review Findings

33-ADD/01.06.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Lifted on Digital Offset Printing Plates from China after Negative Findings in Sunset Review

32-ADD/01.06.2018

Aman Jute Fibrous Ltd and IB Jute Corporation Allowed Provisional Assessment on Application for New Shippers Review, Final Duty only after Completion of Review

31-ADD/30.05.2018

Janata Jute Mills Allowed Provisional Assessment on Application for New Shippers Review, Final Duty only after Completion of Review

30-ADD/30.05.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Ammonium Nitrate Fertilizers from Russia – Corrections in Exporters Name as Euro Chem Trading GMBH Through Rawfert Offshore Sal, Lebanon

29-ADD/25.05.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Saturated Fatty Alcohols from Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand

·    Duty Ranges: $7.10/MT; $17.64/MT; $22.50/MT; $37.65/MT; $52.23/MT; $92.23/MT

28-ADD/25.05.2018

Wheat Duty Raised to 30%

·    Smuggling Prone Items Shelled Almonds, Walnuts, Protein Concentrates Duties Hiked, Unofficial Smuggling to Rise

Ntfn 45 & 46 dated 23.05.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Ceramic Rollers from China on Complaint of Futura Ceramics

27-ADD/17.05.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Peroxosulphates from China Extended by One Year to 14 May 2019 in Sunset Review

26-ADD/14.05.2018

Veneerred Wooden Flooring Definition in Ntfn 17/2018-Customs(ADD) Clarified – Anti-dumping Duty on Veneered Engineered Wooden Flooring from China, Malaysia, Indonesia and EU

25-ADD/10.05.2018

Roman Jute Mills and SMP International LLC, USA Lose in Review in Jute Products Case – Duty in 01/2017-ADD Notification to Apply with Retrospective Effect

24-ADD/07.05.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Prescribing Minimum Import Value (MIV) in $1150-$1250 range on Methyl Ethyl Ketone (MEK) for Three Years

·    Imports from China, Japan, South Africa and Taiwan Covered

23-ADD/24.04.2018

Anti-dumping Duty of $955.27/MT (Rs. 62.08 per kg) Imposed on Glassware from China and Indonesia

·    Shandong Fulong Glass Technology Co Out of the Net

22-ADD/18.04.2018

Soda Ash from Russia and Turkey – Anti-dumping Duty Extended for One Year till 16 April 2019 in Sunset Review

21-ADD/17.04.2018

Lok Sabha Passes Finance Bill 2018

·    Customs and Excise Changes

·    Highlighted Section in Bold letters are the operative part

Customs Ntfn 41 and 42 dated 06.04.2018

Excise Ntfn 19 and 20-CE dated 06.04.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Phosphorus Pentoxide from China

19-ADD/06.04.2018

Guangxi Quinzhou Capital Success Chemical Lose in New Shipper Review in Phosphoric Acid Case – Duty in 2013 Notification to Apply

18-ADD/06.04.2018

Phased Manufacturing Programme (PMP) for Three More Mobile Parts Introduced

·    Duty Hike on PCBA, Camera and Connector to 10%

·    Parts and Imports of the Three Parts Exempted for Manufacture

·    Pressure on Industry to Manufacture Mobile as well as their Parts

·    Chargers, Battery, Wired Head Sets and USB, Cable and 27 others already Covered in PMP

Customs Notification No. 36 to 40 dated 2nd April 2018

Indo-Japan CEPA Concessional Duty on 806 Items Slashed by 0.4%-9% - New Rates Effective from 1 April 2018

Ntfn 34/27.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Veneered Engineered Wooden Flooring from China, Malaysia, Indonesia and EU

·    EU – US$ 6.91/Sqm; Indonesia – US$ 1.21/Sqm; China –US$0.56/Sqm

17-ADD/27.03.2018

IGST and Compensation Cess Exempted upto 2 Oct 2018 on Import of Goods under EOUs

Ntfn 33/23.03.2018

Basic Customs Duty Reduced to 5% from 10% on Open Cell for the Mfr of LCD and LED TV Panels

Ntfn 32/23.03.2018

Natural Jute Mill and Kreation Global, LLC of Bangladesh Lose in Review in Jute Products Case – Duty in 01/2017-ADD Notification to Apply with Retrospective Effect

16-ADD/23.03.2018

Flat Base Steel Wheels from China – Anti-dumping Duty Extended for One Year Till 25 March 2019

15-ADD/22.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Monoisopropylamine from China Notified

14-ADD/21.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Resorcinol from China and Japan

13-ADD/21.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Dimethylacetamide from China and Turkey Notified

12-ADD/20.03.2018

Kuitun Jinjiang Chemical Industries Lose in New Shipper Review in Melamine Case – Duty in 2016 Notification to Apply with Retrospective Effect

11-ADD/20.03.2018

Metaphenylene Diamine (MPDA) from China - Anti-dumping Duty Extended Till 21 March 2019 in Review

10-ADD/20.03.2018

Separate HS Code for Kabuli Chana (0713 20 10) and Desi Chana (0713 20 20)

·    Other Chickpeas Classified in 0713 20 90

·    40% BCD on Kabuli Chana Continues by SNo. 21A of 50/2017

·    Kabuli Chana Classified in HS Code 0713 20 10

22-Cus(NT)/20.03.2018
Ntfn 31/20.03.2018

Export Duty on Raw Sugar, White or Refined Reduced to Nil from 20%

Ntfn 30/20.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Notification on Melamine from EU, Iran, Indonesia and Japan Rescinded

09-ADD/19.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Ofloxacin from China – Final Findings

08-ADD/15.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty Imposed on Sulphonated Naphthalene Formaldehyde from China

·    DGAD Direct Jumps to Final Findings, No Prelim Findings

07-ADD/13.03.2018

Marginal Hike for Anti-dumping Duty on O-Acid from China – Final Findings

06-ADD/12.03.2018

Palm Oil Duty Raised by 14%

·    New Duty on CPO 44% and RPO 54%

·    Desi Chana in Tariff Item 0713 20 00 Customs Duty Hiked to 60% from 40%, Kabuli Chana Continues at 40%

·    New Duty on CPO 44% and RPO 54%

·    Set Top Box Duty Raised to 15% - Item Now in 8529 90

29/01.03.2018

Desi Chana in Tariff Item 0713 20 00 Customs Duty Hiked to 60% from 40%, Kabuli Chana Continues at 40%

28/01.03.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Ceramic Tableware and Kitchenware (except Knives and Toilet Items) from China – Final Findings

·    No Change in the $1.04 per kg Anti-dumping Duty, Provisional Duty Maintained

04-ADD/21.02.2018

Anti-dumping Duty on Toluene Di-isocyanate (TDI) from China, Japan and Korea

·    No Duty in the period of 5 Dec 2017 to 22 Jan 2018

05-ADD/23.02.2018

MPDSA Anti-dumping Investigation – Questionnaire Response Time Extended to 19 March, 2018

F.No. 6/35/2017-DGAD dated 22.02.2018

Mechanical Parts of Mobiles (Screw, SIM Sockets and Other Mechanicals) Shifted to 15% from 10% Duty Slab to Promote Domestic Manufacture (PMP – Phased Manufacturing Programme)

27/23.02.2018

Motor Cycles in CKD Kits with Engine Transmission and Gear Box in Assembled Form lowered from 30 percent to 25 percent

·   Engine, Transmission and Gear Box is Mounted on Body, Duty Lowered from 60 percent or 75 percent to 50 percent

Notification No. 26/2018-Customs dated 12 February 2018

Chana (Chickpeas) in Tariff Item 0713 20 00 Customs Duty Hiked to 40% from 30%

Notification No. 25/2018 – Customs Dated 06 February 2018

BCD on All Types of Sugar Raised to Schedule Rate 100% from Notification Rate 50%

Notification No. 24/2018 – Customs Dated 06 February 2018

Seeks to further amend notification No. 27/2011- Customs dated the 1st March, 2011 so as to prescribe ‘Nil rate of export duty on Electrodes of a kind used for furnaces

23/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to further amend notification No. 57/2017- Customs dated the 30th June, 2017 so as to prescribe effective rates of BCD on specified parts of cellular mobile phones and other electronic goods

22/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to exempt Additional Duty of Customs (CVD), in lieu of Additional Duty of Excise (Road and Infrastructure Cess) levied under clause 110 of the Finance Bill, 2018

21/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to exempt Additional Duty of Customs (Road Cess) levied under section 116 of the Finance Act, 1999

20/2018-Customs dated 2nd February 2018

Seeks to exempt Additional Duty of Customs (Road Cess) levied under section 103 of the Finance ( No.2) Act, 1998

19/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to rescind notification No. 59/99-Customs dated 11.05.1999

18/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to rescind notification No. 57/98-Customs dated 01.08.1998

17/2018-Customs dated 2nd February 2018

Seeks to rescind notification No. 7/2015-Customs dated 01.03.2015

16/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to rescind notification No. 6/2015-Customs dated 01.03.2015

15/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to amend notification No. 82/2017-Customs dated the 27th October 2017 to increase the effective rate of BCD on silk fabrics from 10% to 20%

14/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to exempt Integrated tax and Goods and Services Tax compensation cess on imported goods from the whole of levy of Social Welfare Surcharge

13/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to exempt specified goods from the of levy of Social Welfare Surcharge in excess of 3%

12/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to exempt specified goods from the whole of levy of Social Welfare Surcharge

11/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to rescind notification No. 28/2007-Customs dated 01.03.2007 exempting specified goods from the levy of Secondary and Higher Education Cess.

10/2018-Customs dated 2nd  February 2018

Seeks to rescind notification No. 69/2004-Customs dated 09.07.2004 exempting specified goods from the levy of Education Cess.

9/2018-Customs dated 2nd February 2018

Seeks to exempt levy of the whole of the Secondary and Higher Education Cess on all goods in the First schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975

8/2018-Customs dated 2nd February 2018

Seeks to exempt levy of the whole of the Education Cess on all goods in the First schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975

7/2018-Customs dated 2nd February 2018

Seeks to further amend notification No. 50/2017- Customs dated the 30th June so as to prescribe effective rate of basic customs duty (BCD) consequent to the changes proposed in the Union Budget 2018-19

6/2018-Customs dated 2nd February 2018

BCD and IGST Rate Raised to 5% from Nil on Scientific and Technical Instruments, Raw materials and Components Required for Launch Vehicles and Satellite and Payloads

05/2018-Customs dated 25 January 2018

Toluene Di-Isocyanate (TDI) from China, Japan and Korea – Final Findings

·    Minor Changes in the Final Finding rates – (Korea – $0.44/kg) and (Japan – $0.15/kg)

03-ADD/23.01.2018

ATA Carnet Duty Free Temporary Import thru FICCI, Goods Covered:

·    Media and Broadcast Equipment

·    Sports Goods

·    Testing, Measuring and Calibration Instruments

Ntfn 04/18.01.2018

Metronidazole from China – Anti-dumping Duty Paid on or after 29 Aug 2017 to be Refunded to the Importers (without Unjust Enrichment)

·    DGAD Initiates Sunset Review Investigation on 29 Aug 2017 after High Court Order Intervention

02-ADD/17.01.2018

Dhamra and Dighi Sea Ports Added as Shipment Points in Export Promotion Notifications

Ntfn 03/12.01.2018

Float Glass Import from Tariq Glass Industries Pakistan to be Charged New Shipper Review Duty of $23.54 per tonne w.e.f 16 June 2017

·    Madras High Court Vacates Stay Order on 6 Nov 2017

01-ADD/12.01.2018

Pet Coke BCD Raised to 10% from 5%

Notification No. 02/2018-Customs dated 5 January 2018

Specific Duty Floor of Rs. 100 per kg Imposed on Pile Fabrics in 6001 92 00

·    Previous Description was 20%

Notification No. 01/2018-Customs dated 5 January 2018

Indo-Malaysia PTA Concessional Duty Revised

·    Coffee not Roasted – 55% from 60%

·    Black Tea, other (fermented) – 55% from 60%

·    Pepper – 52% from 54%

·    Crude Palm oil 44% from 48%

·    Refined Palm Oil – 54% from 58%

·    Animal Fats and oils – Revised Up to 52% from 0% - (Item Prohibited under Import Policy)

·    Palm Kernel Oil – 52% from 58%

·    Edible Grade Margarine – 48% from 52%

Ntfn 97/29.12.2017

Indo-ASEAN FTA Duty – Two to Five percent Cut w.e.f 1 January 2018

Ntfn 96/29.12.2017

Indo-Korea CEPA General Duty – Quarter to Five percent Cut w.e.f. 1 Jan 2018

Ntfn 95/22.12.2017

Indo-Japan CEPA – Duty on Engine of 250cc plus and Gear Boxes and Parts Slashed to 6.88% from 7.5% w.e.f 1 Jan 2018

Ntfn 94/22.12.2017

Chana (Chickpeas) and Masoor (Lentils) Customs Duty Hiked to 30% from Nil

·    Tur Dal Continues at 10%; Yellow Peas 50%

·    Other Pulses Nil Duty

Ntfn 93/21.12.2017

Anti-dumping Duty on Phthalic Anhydride from Korea, Taiwan and Israel Extended by One Year to 23 December 2018

56-ADD/21.12.2017

File Review Petitions in Anti-dumping Cases, 9 Months before Sunset Date

DGAD Trade Notice No. 02 dated 12 December 2017

Transaction wise Import Data will be Supplied by DGCIS in Anti-dumping and Safeguard Cases

DGAD Trade Notice No. 01/2017 dated 8 December 2017

BCD on Mobile Handsets Raised to 15% from 10%

·      Microwaves - 20% from 10%

·      Petroleum Coke – 10% from 2.5%

·      LCD (Liquid Crystal Display), LED (Light Emitting Diode) or OLED (Organic LED) panels for manufacture of Television – 7.5% from Nil

·      Smart Meters – 15% from 10%

·      LED Lamps – 20% from 10%

Ntfn 91/14.12.2017

Ntfn 92/14.12.2017

Gold and Silver Jewellery and Articles Export against Supply by Foreign Buyer – EO Time Cut to 90 days from 120 days

Notification No.90/2017 – Customs dated 27 November 2017

Caustic Soda from USA, Saudi Arabia and Iran - Anti-dumping Duty Extended till 25 Nov 2018 in Review

55-ADD/24.11.2017