India - Country Commercial Guide
Import Tariffs

Includes information on average tariff rates and types that U.S. firms should be aware of when exporting to the market.

Last published date: 2022-09-08

Information on average tariff rates for imported goods is available in the U.S. Trade Representative’s (USTR) National Trade Estimate via the above link.  The Indian government has consistently raised tariff and non-tariff barriers to protect domestic suppliers across most sectors and to bolster indigenous production.  For example, in February 2021, in its 2021-2022 Annual Budget, the Indian government increased tariffs for 31 product categories including cotton, palm oil, denatured ethanol for select end-uses, solar inverters and solar lanterns, and shelled walnuts.

For tariff rates of goods, you may use the Customs Info Database Tariff Lookup Tool.