Price and Surcharge Updates

Tax Payable on Freight to India

1st February 2017


Notice to Clients
Service Tax on Freight to India


Please be advised that in accordance with revised regulations from the Ministry of Finance, Government of India, a 4.5% Service Tax on Freight is to be applied to all freight and freight related charges for imports to India.


Until now only freight on a “Collect” basis has been subject to the Service Tax. The new regulation will require it to be charged to “Prepaid” freight also. Effective date is 22nd January 2017.


In order to comply with this regulation the 4.5% Service Tax on Freight to India will be applied to all ANL freight and freight related charges and invoiced accordingly at origin or destination as required within the payment terms.


For further details please contact our Customer Service Centre on:


Exports General 1800 246 246


Exports Reefer 1800 248 248


ANL Customer Service Centre