5% Customs Duty on Imported Books: Worried Publishers to Meet HRD Officials
Upset over the five per cent customs duty proposed on imported books, an association of Indian publishers and book sellers is planning to meet government officials to highlight their problem areas and also stress that books are part of free flow of knowledge and culture and should be made more accessible.
Budget 2019: Customs Duty Exemption to Help Defence Forces Save Rs 25,000 Crore Annually, Says Defence Ministry
Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman enhanced the defence budget marginally but exempted defence imports from custom duties which will help the services save around Rs 25,000 crore annually.
Shein.com Partially Shuts Down for Indian Customers! Online Fashion Store Caught in Customs Crackdown
The Chinese e-commerce firm has partially shut down due to customs clearance issue regarding import duty on its products. The seizure order has shutdown on Shein warehouse in Mumbai. The officials found out the company is wrongly declaring goods.