Price and Surcharge Updates

Service Tax on Freight to India - Update

27th April 2017


Notice to Clients
Service Tax on Freight to India - Update


Further to our Notice dated 1st February 2017, please be advised that the Ministry of Finance, Government of India has issued revised notification that responsibility for the service tax on freight & freight related charges will now be with the importer and no longer require to be prepaid at origin.


The change is effective for all Bills of Lading dated on or after 23rd April 2017. Accordingly, ANL will no longer invoice customers for the service tax where freight is to be prepaid.


For further information, please contact our Customer Service Centre on:


Exports General 1800 246 246


Exports Reefer 1800 248 248


ANL Customer Service Centre