31st August, 2004

Notification No. 85/2004 - Customs 

            In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts goods of the description as specified in column (3) of the Table below and falling under the sub-heading or tariff item of the First Schedule to the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), as specified in the corresponding entry in column (2) of the said Table, when imported into India from Thailand, from so much of the duty of customs leviable thereon which is specified in the said First Schedule as is in excess of the amount calculated at fifty per cent. of the rate specified in the corresponding entry in column (4) of the said Table subject to the condition that the importer proves to the satisfaction of the Deputy Commissioner of Customs or Assistant Commissioner of Customs, as the case may be, that the goods in respect of which the exemption under this notification is claimed are of the origin of Thailand, in accordance with provisions of Interim Rules of Origin, published with the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 101/2004-Customs (N.T.), dated the 31st August, 2004. 

2.         This notification shall come into force with effect from the 1st day of September, 2004.

Table

S. No.

Sub-heading or tariff item

Description of goods

Rate

(1) (2) (3) (4)
1. 0804 50 Fresh mangosteens, mangoes 30%
2. 0806 10 00 Fresh grapes 30%
3. 0808 10 00 Apples 50%
4. 0810 60 00 Durians 15%
5. 0810 90 Fresh rambutans, longans, pomegranates 15%
6. 1001 10 Durum wheat 50%
7. 1001 90 All goods 50%
8. 1604 11 00 Salmon 30%
9. 1604 13 Sardines, sardinella and brisling or sprats 30%
10. 1604 15 00 Mackerel 30%
11. 1605 10 00 Crab 30%
12. 2501 00 Salt (including table salt and denatured salt) and pure sodium chloride, whether or not in aqueous solution or containing added anti-caking or free flowing agents; Sea water 25%
13. 2610 00 Chromium ores and concentrates 5%
14. 2811 19 All goods 25%
15. 2818 20 Aluminium oxide, other than artificial corundum 25%
16. 2818 30 00 Aluminium hydroxide 25%
17. 2917 39 All goods 25%
18. 3906 90 All goods 25%
19. 3907 10 00 Polyacetals 25%
20. 3907 30 Epoxide resins 25%
21. 3907 40 00 Polycarbonates 25%
22. 3907 99 All goods 25%
23. 3908 10 Polyamide-6,-11,-12,-6,6,-6,9,-6,10 or -6,12 25%
24. 3908 90 All goods 25%
25. 3909 50 00 Polyurethanes 25%
26. 3919 90 All goods 25%
27. 4412 19 All goods 25%
28. 7103 10 Rubies, emeralds and sapphires, unset and imported uncut 5%
28A. 7103 10 All goods, other than the goods mentioned against S. No.28 25%
29. 7104 90 00 All goods 25%
30. 7105 10 00 All goods 25%
31. 7113 19 All goods 25%
32. 7201 50 Alloy pig iron 15%
32A. 7201 50 Spiegeleisen 25%
33. 7207 11 All goods (other than seconds and defectives) 25%
33A. 7207 11 Seconds and defectives 40%
34. 7207 19 All goods (other than seconds and defectives) 25%
34A. 7207 19 Seconds and defectives 40%
35. 7226 19 00 All goods (other than seconds and defectives) 25%
35A. 7226 19 00 Seconds and defectives 40%
36. 7229 90 All goods (other than seconds and defectives) 25%
36A. 7229 90 Seconds and defectives 40%
37. 7307 92 Threaded elbows, bends and sleeves 25%
38. 7320 20 00 Helical springs 25%
39. 732690 All goods 25%
40. 7601 10 Aluminium, not alloyed 15%
41. 7601 20 Aluminium alloys 15%
42. 8404 90 00 All goods 25%
43. 8409 91 All goods 25%
44. 8413 60 All goods 25%
45. 8413 81 All goods 25%
46. 8414 51 Table, floor, wall, window, ceiling or roof fans, with a self-contained electric motor of an output not exceeding  125 W 25%
47. 8414 59 All goods 25%
48. 8414 90 All goods 25%
49. 8415 10 All goods 25%
50. 8418 21 00 All goods 25%
51. 8419 90 All goods 25%
52. 8421 99 00 All goods 25%
53. 8423 90 Weighing machine weights of all kinds; Parts of weighing machinery 25%
54. 8425 49 00 All goods 25%
55. 8432 21 00 Disc harrows 15%
56. 8437 80 All goods 25%
57. 8448 20 00 Parts and accessories of machines of heading 8444 or of their auxiliary machinery 25%
58. 8448 33 Spindles, spindle flyers, spinning rings and ring travellers 25%
59. 8471 41 All goods 15%
60. 8471 90 00 All goods 15%
61. 8472 90 Automatic teller machines and cash dispensers 15%
61A. 8472 90 All goods, other than the goods mentioned against S. No.61 25%
62. 8477 51 00 All goods 25%
63. 8479 89 All goods 25%
64. 8479 90 All goods 25%
65. 8480 79 00 All goods 25%
66. 8481 80 All goods 25%
67. 8482 10 Ball bearings 25%
68. 8483 50 Flywheels and pulleys, including pulley blocks 25%
69. 8504 31 00 All goods 25%
70. 8512 20 All goods 25%
71. 8517 11 Line telephone sets with cordless handsets 15%
72. 8517 90 Parts (other than populated PCBs) 5%
72A. 8517 90 All goods, other than the goods mentioned against S. No.72 15%
73. 8523 90 All goods 10%
74. 8528 12 All goods 25%
75. 8529 10 Aerials or antennae of a kind used with apparatus for radio-telephony and radio-telegraphy 10%
75A. 8529 10 All goods, other than the goods mentioned against S. No.75 25%
76. 8534 00 00 Printed circuits 15%
77. 8540 11 All goods 25%
78. 8708 40 00 Gear boxes 25%
79. 9032 89 All goods 25%
80. 9032 90 00 All goods 25%
81. 9102 11 00 All goods 25%
82. 9401 90 00 All goods 25%

V. Sivasubramanian
Deputy Secretary to the Government of India

F.No.354/213/2002-TRU