Does import of samples attract duty in India?

 

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Import of Samples without import duty

 

Does import of samples attract duty in IndiaAny import duty has to be paid for import of samples in India ?

 

As per Foreign Trade Policy of India 2015-20, No Authorisation shall be required for Import of bonafide technical and trade samples of items restricted in ITC (HS) except vegetable seeds, bees and new drugs. Samples of tea not exceeding Rs.2000 (CIF) in one consignment shall be allowed without an Authorisation by any person connected with Tea industry.

 

Duty free import of samples upto Rs.3,00,000 for all exporters shall be allowed as per terms and conditions of Customs Notification.

 

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