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Despite Lobbying, India Government Passes On Rise In Aluminium Scrap Duties

Despite Lobbying, India Government Passes On Rise In Aluminium Scrap Duties

Although the Indian Primary Aluminum Association has intensely lobbied the Indian government for a raise on scrap metal imports, New Delhi’s budget for the upcoming year has no provisions for an increase on aluminium-rich zorba scrap metal import duties. Indian aluminium firms...

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Indian Trade Group Seeks End To 2.5-Percent Duty On Imported Scrap Aluminium

An Indian scrap metals trade group appealed to the government last week to remove the 2.5 percent import duty on aluminium scrap, setting aright the inverted duty structure on aluminium scrap now in place. The Metal Recycling Association of India criticized the tariff, which is in place despite the assessment of no tariffs on finished […]

Indian Aluminium Recycling Group Calls for End to Import Duty on Scrap Aluminium

The Metal Recycling Association of India petitioned lawmakers in New Delhi to drop the 2.5-percent import duty on aluminium scrap in FY 2018-2019 earlier this week, citing the harm to small- and medium-sized enterprises the measure has had to date. In a statement released to domestic media, the MRI countered recommendations offered previously by another […]

India’s Aluminium Industry Petitions Government for Increase in Import Duties

Representatives of India’s aluminium industry urged the Indian government to protect domestic producers by raising import duties on both primary and scrap aluminium entering the country. Earlier this week the Aluminium Association of India submitted a pre-Budget memorandum to the Indian government seeking increases on import duties for scrap aluminium from 2.5 percent to 10 […]