KARACHI: The Directorate General of Customs Valuation has determined the values of tissue paper jumbo roll vide Valuation Ruling No.738/2015.

It was brought to the notice of the Directorate General that tissue paper in jumbo roll is being imported at heavily under invoiced values by certain importers.

The customs clearance data also indicated wide variations in declarations and assessments. Therefore, an exercise to determine the Customs value of the subject goods was initiated. Meetings were convened with the stakeholders wherein their views were sought regarding valuation.

The tissue paper in jumbo roll under PCT 4803.0000 would be assessed to duty and taxes as follows:

The customs values of tissue paper in jumbo roll of China and Bangladesh would be $1.15 per KG; of UAE origin at $1.17 per KG; of Indonesia and Thailand at $1.20 per Kg and tissue paper jumbo roll of Europe, USA and Canada would be $1.35 per KG.