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Customs Notification No-56/2006 dated 06.06.2006
Exemption to primary products imported from Nepal from special CVD

G.S.R (E). - In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) read with sub-section (8) of section 3 of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975) (hereinafter referred to as the said Act), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts the goods, description of which is specified in column (2) of the Table below and falling within the First Schedule to the said Act, when imported into India from Nepal, from the whole of the additional duty of customs leviable thereon under sub-section (5) of section 3 of the said Act, subject to the condition that the said goods are wholly produced in Nepal.


S.No Description of goods
(1) (2)
1. Agricultural, horticultural and forest produce and minerals which have not undergone any processing.
2. Rice, pulses and flour
3. Timber
4. Jaggery (gur and shakkar)
5. Animals, birds and fish
6. Bees, bees-wax and honey
7. Raw wool, goat hair and bones as are used in the manufacture of bone-meal
8. Milk, home-made products of milk and eggs.
9. Ghani-produced oil and oil-cakes.
10. Ayurvedic and herbal medicines.
11. Articles produced by village artisans as are mainly used in villages.
12. Yak tail.
13. Akra.

(S. Bajaj)
Under Secretary to the Government of India

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