HSN Code & GST Rate for Cosmetics, essential oils & perfumery - Chapter 33

Rates (%) Products Description HSN Codes Export and Import HSN Codes
18% Essential oils (terpeneless or not), including concretes and absolutes; resinoids; extracted oleoresins; concentrates of essential oils in fats, in fixed oils, in waxes or the like, obtained by enfleurage or maceration; terpenic by-products of the deterpenation of essential oils; aqueous distillates and aqueous solutions of essential oils; such as essential oils of citrus fruit, essential oils other than those of citrus fruit such as Eucalyptus oil, etc., Flavouring essences all types (including those for liquors), Attars of all kinds in fixed oil bases 3301 33011200, 33011300, 33011910, 33011990, 33012400, 33012510, 33012520, 33012530, 33012540, 33012590, 33012911, 33012912, 33012913, 33012914, 33012915, 33012916, 33012917, 33012918, 33012921, 33012922, 33012923, 33012924, 33012925, 33012926, 33012927, 33012928, 33012931, 33012932, 33012933, 33012934, 33012935, 33012936, 33012937, 33012938, 33012941, 33012942, 33012943, 33012944, 33012945, 33012946, 33012947, 33012948, 33012949, 33012950, 33012990, 33013010, 33013091, 33013099, 33019011, 33019012, 33019013, 33019014, 33019015, 33019016, 33019017, 33019021, 33019022, 33019023, 33019024, 33019025, 33019029, 33019031, 33019032, 33019033, 33019041, 33019049, 33019051, 33019059, 33019060, 33019071, 33019079, 33019090
12% Following goods namely:- a. Menthol and menthol crystals, b. Peppermint (Mentha Oil), c. Fractionated / deterpenated mentha oil (DTMO), d. Dementholised oil (DMO), e. Spearmint oil, f. Mentha piperita oil 3301 33021010, 33021090, 33029011, 33029012, 33029019, 33029020, 33029090
18% Mixtures of odoriferous substances and mixtures (including alcoholic solutions) with a basis of one or more of these substances, of a kind used as raw materials in industry; other preparations based on odoriferous substances, of a kind used for the manufacture of beverages; such as Synthetic perfumery compounds [other than Menthol and menthol crystals, Peppermint (Mentha Oil), Fractionated / deterpenated mentha oil (DTMO), Dementholised oil (DMO), Spearmint oil, Mentha piperita oil] 3302 33021010, 33021090, 33029011, 33029012, 33029019, 33029020, 33029090
18% Perfumes and toilet waters 3303 33030010, 33030020, 33030030, 33030040, 33030050, 33030060, 33030090
NIL Kajal [other than kajal pencil sticks], Kumkum, Bindi, Sindur, Alta 3304 33041000, 33043000, 33049110, 33049120, 33049190, 33049910, 33049920, 33049930, 33049940, 33049950, 33049990
18% Beauty or make-up preparations and preparations for the care of the skin (other than medicaments), including sunscreen or sun tan preparations; manicure or pedicure preparations [other than kajal, Kumkum, Bindi, Sindur, Alta] 3304 33041000, 33043000, 33049110, 33049120, 33049190, 33049910, 33049920, 33049930, 33049940, 33049950, 33049990
18% Kajal pencil sticks 33042000
18% All goods, i.e. preparations for use on the hair(spirituous); Hair cream, Hair dyes (natural, herbal or synthetic) [other than Hair oil] [other than 33059011, 33059019] [except Mehendi pate in Cones] 3305 33051010, 33051090, 33052000, 33053000, 33059020, 33059030, 33059040, 33059050, 33059090
18% Hair oil 33059019
18% Hair oil 33059011
18% Pre-shave, shaving or after-shave preparations, personal deodorants, bath preparations, depilatories and other perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations, not elsewhere specified or included; prepared room deodorisers, whether or not perfumed or having disinfectant properties; such as Pre-shave, shaving or after-shave Preparations, Shaving cream, Personal deodorants and antiperspirants (inserted w.e.f 14/11/2017 : [other than odoriferous preparations which operate by burning, agarbattis, loban, dhoop batti, dhoop, sambrani] 3307 33071010, 33071090, 33072000, 33073010, 33073090, 33074900, 33079010, 33079020, 33079090
5% Agarbatti, lobhan, dhoop batti, dhoop, sambhrani 33074100
12% Odoriferous preparations which operate by burning [other than agarbattis, loban, dhoop batti, dhoop, sambrani 33074100
18% Dentifices Toothpaste 33061020
12% Tooth powder 33061010
18 % Preparations for oral or dental hygiene, including denture fixative pastes and powders; yarn used to clean between the teeth (dental floss), in individual retail packages [other than tooth powder] 3306

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The HSN codes and rates have been arranged as per the best of authors understanding and are subject to periodical updates as per the law for the time being in force. It does not constitute professional advice or a formal recommendation. While due care has been taken in preparing this content, the existence of mistakes and omissions herein is not ruled out. Tax2win will not be held responsible for any loss or damage of any kind arising out of any inaccurate or incomplete information in this document.

CA Abhishek Soni

Abhishek Soni is a Chartered Accountant by profession & entrepreneur by passion. He is the co-founder & CEO of Tax2Win.in. Tax2win is amongst the top 25 emerging startups of Asia and authorized ERI by the Income Tax Department. In the past, he worked in EY and comes with wide industry experience from telecom, retail to manufacturing to entertainment where he has handled various national and international assignments.