Trade and markets
 

Detail

Area
India
Commodity Group
Oilseeds, oils and meals
Commodity
Coconut oil
Date
01/07/2016
Policy Category
Consumption and marketing
Policy Instrument
Market policy
Description
Introduced, in Kerala state, a 5 percent levy on coconut oil sales and a 14.5 percent ‘fat tax’ applied to food items sold through branded outlets