Govt hikes duty on X-ray machine imports to 15% from April 1
The changes in the customs duty rate was brought in as part of the amendments to the Finance Bill, 2023, which was passed by the Lok Sabha last Friday. The new rates would be effective from April 1, 2023, the amendment said.
Currently, portable X-ray machines and non-portable X-ray generators and apparatus attract 10 per cent import duty. Pic: Reuters