Import From China

Importing from China is a simple business model, when looked upon superficially. Inside lies a tangling mix of uncertainty and numerous dos and don’ts which can make the entire process difficult to handle, especially for newbies.

Let’s look at the requirements which need to be fulfilled before you begin the process:

  • A company registered in India
  • Current bank account
  • Import-Export Code (IEC)
  • Taxpayer Identification Number (TIN)

These are just the basic formalities; other certificates are also demanded in case of particular goods. For e.g. BIS Product Certificate is necessary in case of automobiles tires, electrical appliances, cement, etc.

Applicable Taxes on Imports:

  • Custom Duty
  • Duties based on Cost, Freight and Insurance (CIF)
  • Countervailing Duty
  • CESS
  • Landing Charge

As trusted freight forwarding and custom clearing agents, we, at TNL Cargo take care of all your goods, imports documents and electronic submissions.

We manage and organize international shipments and also undertake the responsibility of handling payments, taxes, handling charges, excise, etc.