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Detail

Area
India
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
Palm oil
Date
01/08/2012
Policy Category
Trade
Policy Instrument
Import policy
Description
Changed method for calculating the base import price for refined palm olein, now to be based on its actual value, thereby doubling the level of duties collected. Move aims to protect domestic refiners from low priced imports.