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India’s Government Again Postpones Retaliatory Tariffs As Talks On Section 232 Continue

India’s Government Again Postpones Retaliatory Tariffs As Talks On Section 232 Continue

India’s government has again delayed enacting retaliatory tariffs against United States goods, pushing back the first possible date for the duty to May 16. The proposed tariffs were first queued up last June in response to the Trump Administration’s Section 232 tariffs...

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India’s Aluminium Recyclers Push Back Against Talk Of Imported Scrap Tariff Hike

Though India’s primary aluminium producers continue to call for raising import duties on raw and scrap aluminium, downstream interests steadfastly oppose such a move, and have again gone on record to detail the harm they expect a rise in aluminium import duties would exact. An open letter penned by President of Material Recycling Association of […]

India’s Commerce Ministry Lends Support To Increasing Import Duties On Aluminium

An increase in import duties on aluminium entering India gained more momentum this week, as Union Minister Suresh Prabhu revealed that the country’s commerce ministry favors such a measure as a means to protect domestic manufacturers. “That is a proposal to protect our domestic industry. The proposal is under examination and we support the proposal,” […]

Indian Government Mulling Increase In Aluminium Import Duty

Responding to months of pressure from its domestic aluminium sector, the Indian government is contemplating an increase to import duties for aluminium shipped in from overseas. According to unnamed sources who spoke with domestic media, major industry players have been lobbying for the change, noting a spike in shipments of primary and scrap aluminium. Per […]