CUSTOMS Notification No 55 of 2018 dated 26th July, 2018


Notification no 55/2018 Customs date on 26th July, 2018



Seeks to exempt IGST calculated on the assessable value over and above the value (Pool in Price) at which Urea is sold by Department of Fertilizers to Fertilizer Marketing Entities on high sea sale basis. 

The extract of CUSTOMS Notification No. 55/2018- CUSTOMS is given below: 

Notification No. 55/2018-CUSTOMS


                                                                                               GOVERNMENT OF INDIA 

                                                                                               MINISTRY OF FINANCE 

                                                                                             (Department of Revenue)

                                                                                       Notification No. 55/2018 –Customs

 New Delhi, the 26th July, 2018



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) and sub-section (12) of section 3 of Customs Tariff Act, 1975, (51 of 1975), the Central Government, being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby exempts the Integrated Goods and Services Tax, leviable under sub-section (7) of section 3 of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), as in excess of the amount calculated over and above the value at which Ministry of Chemical and Fertilizers/Department of Fertilizers sells urea, falling under tariff item 3102 10 00 of the First Schedule of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51 of 1975), to Fertilizer Marketing Entities (FMEs) on high sea sale basis (commonly known as “Pool Issue Price”). 


  1. This notification shall come into force on the 27th July, 2018. 





(Gunjan Kumar Verma)


Under Secretary to the Government of India




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