Govt raises import duty on ghee, butter and butter oil
The rise in duty, effective from today (Monday), is in response to the representations made by the domestic milk and dairy product producers. The revised duty will be in force till 31 March, 2016.
Joe C Mathew
Last Updated: November 17, 2015 | 20:47 IST
Announcing the decision, Revenue Secretary Hasmukh Adhia said that the dairy sector was just one of the several industrial sectors that are approaching the government for protection from slump in global prices.