How To Calculate Customs Duty In India?

By | March 20, 2019

Hello, friends welcome to a fresh article of “IndianCustoms.Info”. Here in this article, I’m going to explain how to calculate customs duty for imported goods.

We also explain How to find HS code of goods and customs duty structure of HS code.

There are lots of sites available for customs duty calculation.

But none of the sites are reliable, Because they are not updating details as per customs updates.

As per my opinion, IceGate is the best option for customs duty calculation.

It is the official site of Indian Customs.

How To Calculate Customs Duty Using IceGate?

First, you need to visit the home page of  IceGate to calculate customs duty.

How Much Custom Duty In India

At home page, you can see an option “Customs Duty Calculator” Click on the same.

How To Calculate Import Customs Duty

In the next page, you need to fill a captcha and enter the “Submit” button.

Custom Duty In India

In this page, you can see 4 options:-

  • Trade Guide On Import.
  • Trade Guide On Export.
  • Codes.
  • GSTIN Enquiry.

You need to click on “Trade Guide On Import

Customs Charges

At this page, you can see two columns “CTH” and “Description”.

If know the CTH or HS code good then you can enter in “CTH Column” Or

Enter the description of goods in the “Description Column” and click on search.

Here you can select the country of origin of goods, It will help you to identify the applicability of preferential duty or Antidumping duty.

Import Customs Duty Calcualtion

Here on this page, you can see the list of HS code with descriptions.

You need to choose the correct HS code suitable for your imported goods.

For example:- Continued with HS code “39261099”.


Customs duty Calculation

This is the main page, On this page, you will get complete details.

On the left side of this page, you can see the Basic Duty,  Social Welfare Surcharge, and IGST in the percentage, It is the duty structure for selected HS code.

On center, you can see the effective duty structure.

And on the right side of this page, you can see the customs duty in rupees.

At the bottom, you can see an option to enter the assessable value.

You need to enter the assessable value of goods in the column “Assessable value” and click on show duty bifurcation.

It will calculate customs duty automatically and show you the total customs duty along with IGST amount.


“I hope now you understand How To Calculate Customs Duty In India. Comment below if anyone has any suggestions or query regarding the customs duty calculation.”

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