Tariff Lines in the Indian Negative List and EU Negative List
Posted On : 14th July 2009

India-EU FTA:
List of 82 Tariff Lines suggested for inclusion in India's Negative List:

A : Strongly recommended for Indian Negative List

Sr. No. H.S. Code Item Remarks
1 280300 CARBON (CARBON BLACKS & OTHR FORMS NES) A
2 282911 SODIUM CHLORATE A
3 283324 NICKEL SULPHATE A
4 283620 DISODIUM CARBONATE A
5 290369 OTHR HALGNTD DRVTVS OF ARMTC HYDROCARBON A
6 290522 UNSATURATD ACYCLIC TERPENE ALCOHOLS A
7 290629 OTHER AROMATIC ALCOHOL A
8 290711 PHENOL (HYDROXYBENZENE) AND ITS SALTS A
9 290943 MONOBUTYL ETHERS OF ETHYLENE GLYCOL OR OF DIETHYLENE GLYCOL A
10 291411 ACETONE A
11 291422 CYCLOHEXANONE AND METHYL CYCLOHEXANONES A
12 291511 FORMIC ACID A
13 291539 OTHER ESTERS OF ACETIC ACID A
14 291631 BENZOIC ACID ITS SALTS AND ESTERS A
15 292111 MTHYLAMINE DI-OR TRIMTHYL AMINE & THR SLTS A
16 292121 ETHYLENEDIAMINE AND ITS SALTS A
17 292141 ANILINE AND ITS SALTS A
18 292151 O-M-P-PHENYLENEDIAMINE DIAMINOTOLUENE AND THEIR DRVTVS SALTS THEREOF A
19 320210 SYNTHETIC ORGANIC TANNING SUBSTANCES A
20 320619 OTHR CLRNG MATR CNTNG <80% TITNIUM DIOXLDE A
21 320649 OTHR COLRNG MAR AND OTHR PRPTNS A
22 320650 IORGNC PRDCT A KIND USD AS LUMINOPHORS A
23 380210 ACTIVATED CARBON A
24 380830 HERBICIDES-ANTI-SPROUTING PRODUCTS AND PLANT-GROWTH REGULATORS A
25 380890 OTHER SIMILAR PRODUCTS A
26 380991 PRPNS USD IN TXTL INDUSTRY A
27 380993 OTHR FNSHNG AGNTS,DYE CARRIERS&OTHR PRPNS USED IN LEATHER INDUSTRY OR LIKE A
Following Tariff Lines needs to be added in Negative List :
28. 283410-10 SODIUM NITRITE A

B : Recommended for Indian Negative List

Sr. No. H.S. Code Item Remarks
1 285000 HYDRIDES NITRIDES AZIDES SILICIDES & BORIDES W/N CHEMCALLY DEFINED B
2 290949 OTHR ETHR-ALCHLS & THR HALGNTD SLPHNTD NITRATED OR NITROSATED DERIVATIVES B
3 291529 OTHR ACETIC ACID & ITS SLTS B
4 291533 N-BUTYL ACETATE B
5 292212 DIETHANOLAMINE AND ITS SALTS B
6 320710 PREPRD PIGMNT OPACIFIER COLRS,SMLR PRPTNS B

C : Can be kept in Indian Negative List but negotiable

Sr. No. H.S. Code Item Remarks
1 281820 ALUMINIUM OXIDE OTHER THAN ARTIFICIAL CORUNDUM C
2 282110 IRON OXIDES AND HYDROXIDES C
3 282510 HYDRAZINE HYCROXYLAMINE & THR INORGNC SLTS C
4 284390 OTHER COMPOUNDS,AMALGAMS C
5 290323 TETRACHLOROETHANE (PERCHLOROETHYLENE), UNSATRTD C
6 290330 FLUORNTD,BRMNTD/IODINATED DERIVATIVES OF ACYCLIC HYDROCARBONS C
7 290513 SATURATED BUTAN-1-OL(N-BUTYL ALCOHOL) C
8 290514 OTHER SATURATED BUTANOLS C
9 290516 SATRTD OCTNL(OCTYL ALCHL)& ISMRS THEREOF C
10 290519 OTHER SATURTED MONOHYDYDRIC ALCHOL C
11 290539 OTHER DIOLS C
12 290714 XYLENOLS AND THEIR SALTS C
13 290719 OTHER MONOPHENOLS C
14 290722 HYDROQUINONE (QUINOL) AND ITS SALTS C
15 290919 OTHR ACYCLIC ETHRS & THR HALGNTD,SLPHNTD NITRATED OR NITROSATED DERIVATIVES C
16 291612 ESTERS OF ACRYLIC ACID C
17 292129 OTHR ACYLC PLYAMINS TH DRVTVS SLTS THREOF C
18 292130 CYCLANIC CYCLENIC/CYCLOTRPNC MONO-OR POLYAMINS & THR DRVTVS; SLTS THEREOF C
19 292249 OTHR AMINO ACIDS & THR ESTRS OTHR THN THOSE CONTAING MOT THN ONE KND OF OXYGEN C
20 292250 AMINO-ALCHL-PHNLS AMINO-ACID PHNLS & OTHR AMINO-COMPOUNDS WITH OXYGEN FUNCTION C
21 292690 OTHR NITRILE-FUNCTION COMPOUNDS C


D : To be deleted from Indian Negative List

Sr. No. H.S. Code Item Remarks
1 290542 PENTAERYTHRITOL D
2 290723 4,4-ISOPROPYLIDENEPHNL (BISPHNL A, DIPHENYLOLPROPANE) AND ITS SALTS D
3 291030 1-CHLORO-2,3-EPOXYPRPNE(EPICHLOROPHYDRIN) D
4 291219 OTHR ACYCLIC ALDHYDS WTHOUT OXYGEN FNCTN D
5 291229 OTHR CYCLC ALDHYDS WTHOUT OTHR OXYGN FNCTN D
6 291260 PARA FORMALDEHYDE D
7 291412 BUTANONE (METHYL ETHYL KETONE) D
8 291413 4-MTHYLPENTAN-2-ONE(MTHYL ISOBTYL KETONE) D
9 291419 OTHR ACYLC KETONES WTHOUT OTHR OXYGN FNCTN D
10 291429 OTHER CYCLANIC CYCLENIC/CYCLOTRPNC KETONES WITHOUT OTHER OXYGEN FUNCTION D
11 291470 HALGNTD,SULPHNTD,NITRTD/NITROSTD DRVTVS OF KETOKES AND QUINONES D
12 291590 OTHR SATRTD ACYLC,MNOCRBOXYLC ACDS & THR ANHYDRDS, HALDS,PEROXDS,PEROXY ACIDS & THR HALGNTD SLPHNTD NITRTD & NITRSTD DRVTVS D
13 291639 OTHR ARMTC MONOCRBOXYLC ACDS,THR ANHYDRDS HALIDES,PEROXIDES,PEROXYACIDS & THR DRVTVS D
14 291712 ADIPIC ACID ITS SALTS AND ESTERS D
15 291819 OTHR CRBOXYLIC ACIDS WTH ALCHL FNCTN BUT WTHOUT OTHR OXYGN FNCTN THR ANHYDRDS HALIDES PEROXIDES PEROXYACIDS & THR DRVTVS D
16 291830 CRBXYLC ACIDS WTH ALDHYD/KETONE FNCTN BUT WTHOUT OTHR OXYGN FNCTN THR ANHYDRDS HALDS PEROXIDES PEROXYACIDS & THR DRVTVS D
17 291890 OTHR CRBOXYLC ACDS WTH ADDTNL OXYGN FNCTN THR ANHYDRDS HALIDES PEROXIDES & PEROXY ACIDS THR HALGNTD SLPHNTD NITRTD DRVTS D
18 292219 OTHER OXYGEN-FUNCTION AMINO-ALCOHOLS D
19 292910 ISOCYANATES D
20 292990 OTHR CMPNDS WITH OTHER NITROGEN FUNCTION D
21 293090 OTHER ORGANO-AULPHUR COMPOUNDS D
22 293211 TETRAHYDROFURAN D
23 293299 OTHER HETEROCYCLIC COMPNDS WITH OXYGEN HETEROATOM/S) D
24 293499 OTHER HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS D
25 320190 OTHER TANNING EXTRACTS D
26 381519 OTHER SUPPORTED CATALYSTS D
27 381590 OTHER REACTION INITIATORS ETC D
28 382490 CHEMICAL PRODCTS NES D


Annexure-II

India-EU FTA:
List of 35 Tariff Lines suggested for exclusion from EU Negative List:

A : Strongly recommended for removing from EU Negative List

Sr. No. H.S. Code Item Remarks
1 29214100 Aniline & its salts A
2 28183000 Aluminium Hydroxide A
3 29211110 Methylamine or di-or trimethylamine A
4 29211190 Salts of methylamine, di- or trimethylamine A
5 29211910 Triethylamine and its salts A
6 29211930 Isopropylamine and its salts A
7 29211980 Acyclic monoamines and their derivatives; salts thereof A
8 29214210 Halogenated, sulphonated, nitrated and nitrosated aniline derivatives & their salts A
9 29214290 Aniline derivatives & their salts A
10 29214300 Toluidines and their derivatives, salts thereof A
11 29214400 Diphenylamine and its derivatives, salts thereof A
12 29214500 1-Naphthylamine "alpha-napthylamine" 2-naphthylamine "beta-napthylamine" & their derivatives, sales thereof A
13 29214910 Xylidines and their derivatives, salts thereof A
14 29214980 Aromatic monoamines & derivatives; salts thereof A
15 2915119 o-Phenylenediamine, m-phenylenediamine, p-phenylenediamine, diaminotoluenes & their halogenated, sulphonated nitrated & nitrosated derivatives, salts thereof A
16 29215190 Derivatives of o-phenylenediamine, m-phenylenediamine, p-phenylenediamine, diaminotoluenes salts thereof A
17 29215990 Aromatic polyamines & their derivatives, salts thereof A
18 29221100 Monoethanolamine and its salts A
19 29221200 Diethanolamine and its salts A
20 29221310 Triethanolamine A
21 29221390 Salts of triethanolamine A
22 29221910 N-ethyldiethanolamine A
23 32061900 Pigments & preparations based on titanium dioxide A
24 32062000 Pigments & preparations of kind used for colouring any material or used as ingredients in the manufacture of colouring preparations based on chromium compounds A
25 32064100 Ultramarine & preparations based thereon of a kind used to dye fabrics or produce colorant preparations A
26 32064200 Lithopone and other pigments and preparations based on zinc suphilde of a kind used to dye fabrics or produce colorant preparations A
27 32064930 Pigments & preparations based on cadmium compounds of a kind used to dye fabrics or produce colorant preparations A
28 32064980 Inorganic or mineral colouring matter, n.e.s. preparations based on inorganic or mineral colouring matter of a kind used to dye fabrics or produce colorant preparations A

C : Can be continued in EU Negative List

1 28182000 Aluminium Oxide C
2 29161210 Methylacrylate C
3 29161220 Ethylacrylate C
4 29161290 Esters of acrylic acid C
5 29171100 Oxalic Acid, its salts & esters C
6 29181400 Citric Acid C
7 29181500 Salts & Esters of Citric Acid C


Annexure-III

India-EU FTA:
Tariff Lines need to be deleted from already recommended Tariff Lines in Indian Negative List

Sr. No. H.S. Code Item
1 27101950 Fuel oil
2 29029040 Napthalene pure
3 29054300 Mannitol
4 29151210 Sodium formate
5 29173950 Trimellitic Anhydride
6 29291090 Other
7 31042000 Potassium chloride

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