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These Items Will Now Be Costlier Or Cheaper Due To Custom Duty Changes


As the new financial year 2018-19 kicks in, some of the following items that are imported and fall under custom duties will see a change in price from April 1, 2018. This is due to the fact that several proposals concerning custom duties were made in the Budget 2018 announced on February 1 by the Finance Minister.

These Items Will Now Be Costlier Or Cheaper Due To Custom Duty Changes

Imported items that will become cheaper

*Raw cashew nuts

* Solar-tempered glass

* Raw materials, parts or accessories used in making cochlear implants

* Select capital goods and electronics such as ball screws and linear motion guides

Imported items that will become expensive

* Mobile phones

* Silver

* Gold

* Vegetable, fruit juices, including orange and cranberry

* Sunglasses

* Miscellaneous food preparations other than soya protein

* Sunscreen, suntan, manicure, pedicure preparations

* Preparations for oral dental hygiene, denture fixative pastes and powders; dental floss

* Pre-shave, shaving or after-shave preparations, deodorants, bath preparations, depilatories, perfumery

* Scent sprays and similar toilet sprays

* Truck and Bus radial tyres

* Silk Fabrics

* Footwear

* Coloured gemstones

* Diamonds

* Imitation jewellery

* Smart watches/wearable devices

* LCD/ LED TV panels

* Furniture

* Mattresses

* Lamps

* Wrist watches, pocket watches, clocks

* Tricycles, scooters, pedal cars, wheeled toys, dolls' carriages, dolls, toys, puzzles of all kinds

* Video game consoles

* Articles and equipment for sports or outdoor games, swimming pools and paddling pools

* Cigarette and other lighters, candles

* Kites

* Edible/vegetable oils such as olive oil, groundnut oil

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