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

[Notification No. 25 /2018 Customs Dated 06 February 2018]

Seeks to increase BCD tariff rate on Chana (Chickpeas), [Tariff item 0713 20 0] from 30% to 40% by invoking section 8A (1) of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 and accordingly, the effective rate of BCD on Chana (Chickpeas), will also be 40%.

Whereas the Central Government on being satisfied that the import duty leviable on goods falling under heading 0713 20 00 of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), should be increased and that circumstances exist which render it necessary to take immediate action.

Now, therefore, in exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 8A of the said Customs Tariff Act, the Central Government, hereby directs that the First Schedule to the said Customs Tariff Act, shall be amended in the following manner, namely:-

In the First Schedule to the said Customs Tariff Act, in Section II, in Chapter 7, against tariff items 0713 20 00, for the entry in column (4), the entry "40%" shall be substituted.

[F.No.354/368/2017-TRU]

 

0713

 

DRIED LEGUMINOUS VEGETABLES, SHELLED, WHETHER OR NOT SKINNED OR SPLIT

 

 

 

 

Import Value 15-16 Rs.28750.10 crs

0713 10 00

-

Peas (Pisumsativum)

kg

50

50

0/5

 

Fr AgP

SA Mm LDC

0713 20 00

-

Chickpeas (garbanzos)

kg

40

 

0/5

 

Fr AgP

SA Mm LDC Kr ASN My Jp LDC

 

-

Beans (Vigna spp., Phaseolus spp.):

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0713 31 00

--

Beans of the speciesVignamungo(L.)HepperorVignaradiata(L.) Wilczek

kg

30

0

0/5

 

Restd AgP

SA Mm LDC Kr ASN My Jp LDC

0713 31

--

Beans of the species Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper or Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

0713 31 10

---

Beans of the species Vigna mungo (L.) Hepper

Kg

30

0

0/5

 

Restd AgP

SA Mm LDC Kr ASN My Jp LDC

0713 31 90

---

Beans of the species Vigna radiata (L.) Wilczek

Kg

30

0

0/5

 

Restd AgP

SA Mm LDC Kr ASN My Jp LDC

 

 

[HS Code 0713 31 substituted by Section 101(d) of Finance Bill 2018]