India: CMA seeks fairer taxes for cement

India: CMA seeks fairer taxes for cement
Published: 10 July 2014

Tagged Under: CMA imports cement exports India 

The Indian Cement Manufacturers Association (CMA) has requested in its pre-budget memorandum 2014-15 that cement be stipulated as 'Declared Goods', so that it is put on an equal footing with other core sector goods like coal and steel in terms of taxation. At present, while the cement industry in India is one of the country's basic and core infrastructure industries, cement is subject to higher rates of taxation.











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