HSN Code & GST Rate for Industrial explosives, fireworks & matches - Chapter 36

Rates (%) Products Description HSN Codes Export and Import HSN Codes
18% Propellant powders 3601 36010010, 36010020, 36010090
18% Prepared explosives, other than propellant powders; such as Industrial explosives 3602 36020010, 36020090
18% Safety fuses; detonating fuses; percussion or detonating caps; igniters; electric detonators 3603 36030011, 36030019, 36030020, 36030031, 36030039, 36030041, 36030049, 36030051, 36030059
18% Fireworks, signalling flares, rain rockets, fog signals and other pyrotechnic articles 3604 36041000, 36049010, 36049090
18% Matches (other than handmade safety matches [3605 00 10]) 3605 36050090
18% Ferro-cerium and other pyrophoric alloys in all forms; articles of combustible materials as specified in Note 2 to this Chapter; such as liquid or liquefied-gas fuels in containers of a kind used for filling or refilling cigarette or similar lighters. 3606 36061000, 36069010, 36069091, 36069092, 36069093, 36069099
5% Handmade safety matches 36050010


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CA Abhishek Soni
CA Abhishek Soni

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