Explanatory notes for SRO 170(I)/2008 dated 22.02.2008
This Notification has been issued to facilitate the importers of re-rollable scrap of inferior quality importing through the land routes of Iran and Afghanistan. Previously, the import value of this item was fixed at US$ 400 per tonne vide SRO 678(I)/2007 dated 6.7.2007. This value was much higher for assessment of inferior scrap imported through the land routes from Iran and Afghanistan. Therefore, the instant notification has been issued whereby the value of this item imported from land routes of Iran and Afghanistan has been fixed at US$ 275 per tonne.