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GST Rate for Hair-Ivory-Feathers and Animal Products and HSN Code

GST Rate for Hair, Ivory, Feathers and Animal Products and HSN Code

The GST Council introduced the HSN code and GST rate for hair, ivory, feathers, silk and animal products through chapter 5 of the HSN code. This Chapter does not cover:

  • Edible products (other than guts, bladders and stomachs of animals, whole and pieces thereof, and animal blood, liquid or dried);
  • Hides or Skins (including fur skins) other than goods of heading 0505 and parings and similar waste of rawhides or skins of heading 0511 (Chapter 41 or 43);
  • Animal textile materials, other than horsehair and horsehair waste (Section XI); or
  • Prepared knots or tufts for broom or brush making (heading 9603).

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HSN Code

HSN Item DescriptionGST Rate in Percentage
0501HUMAN HAIR, UNWORKED, WHETHER OR NOT WASHED OR SCOURED; WASTE OF HUMAN HAIR
0501 00Human hair, unworked, whether or not washed or scoured; waste of human hair:
0501 00 10Human hair unworked, whether or not washed or scoured0
0501 00 20Waste of human hair0
0502PIGS, HOGS OR BOARS BRISTLES AND HAIR; BADGER HAIR AND OTHER BRUSH MAKING HAIR; WASTE OF SUCH BRISTLES OR HAIR
0502 10Pigs’, hogs’ or boars’ bristles and hair and waste thereof:
0502 10 10Pigs’, hogs’ or boars’ bristles and hair5
0502 10 20Waste of pigs’ hogs’ or boars’ bristles and hair5
0502 90Other:
0502 90 10Badger hair and other brush making hair5
0502 90 20Yak tail hair5
0502 90 90Other5
0504

GUTS, BLADDERS AND STOMACHS OF ANIMALS (OTHER THAN FISH), WHOLE AND PIECES THEREOF,

FRESH, CHILLED, FROZEN, SALTED, IN BRINE, DRIED OR SMOKED

0504 00Guts, bladders and stomachs of animals (other than fish), whole and pieces thereof, fresh, chilled, frozen, salted, in brine, dried or smoked:
0504 00 10Guts of cattle for natural food casings5
0504 00 20Guts of sheep and goats for natural food casings, Guts of other animals for natural food casings:5
0504 00 31Of wild animals5
0504 00 39Other5
Guts other than for natural food casings:
0504 00 41Of wild animals5
0504 00 49Other5
Bladders and stomachs:
0504 00 51Of wild animals5
0504 00 59Other5
0505SKINS AND OTHER PARTS OF BIRDS, WITH THEIR FEATHERS OR DOWN, FEATHERS AND PARTS OF FEATHERS (WHETHER OR NOT WITH TRIMMED EDGES) AND DOWN, NOT FURTHER WORKED THAN CLEANED, DISINFECTED OR TREATED FOR PRESERVATION; POWDER AND WASTE OF FEATHERS OR PARTS OF FEATHERS
0505 10Feathers of a kind used for stuffing; down:
0505 10 10Of wild birds5
0505 10 90Other5
0505 90Other:
0505 90 10Peacock tail and wing feather (trimmed or not)5
Other feathers (excluding for stuffing purpose):
0505 90 21Of wild birds5
0505 90 29Other5
Powder and waste of feathers or parts of feathers:
0505 90 31Of wild birds5
0505 90 39Other5
Skins and other parts:
0505 90 91Of wild birds5
0505 90 99Other5
0506BONES AND HORN-CORES, UNWORKED, DEFATTED, SIMPLY PREPARED (BUT NOT CUT TO SHAPE), TREATED WITH ACID OR DEGELATINISED POWDER AND WASTE OF THESE PRODUCTS
0506 10Ossein and bones treated with acid:
Bones, including horn-cores, crushed:
0506 10 11Of wild animals5
0506 10 19Other5
Bone grist:
0506 10 21Of wild animals5
0506 10 29Other5
Ossein:
0506 10 31Of wild animals5
0506 10 39Other
Bones, horn cones and parts thereof, not crushed:
0506 10 41Of wild animals5
0506 10 49Other5
0506 90Other:
Bone meal:
0506 90 11Of wild animals5
0506 90 19Other5
Other:
0506 90 91Of wild animals5
0506 90 99Other5
0507IVORY, TORTOISE-SHELL, WHALEBONE AND WHALE-BONE HAIR, HORNS, ANTLERS, HOOVES, NAILS, CLAWS AND BEAKS, UNWORKED OR SIMPLY PREPARED BUT NOT CUT TO SHAPE; POWDER AND WASTE OF THESE PRODUCTS
0507 10Ivory; ivory powder and waste:
0507 10 10Ivory5
0507 10 20Ivory powder and waste5
0507 90Other:
0507 90 10Hoof meal5
0507 90 20Horn meal5
0507 90 30Hooves, claws, nails and beaks5
0507 90 40Antlers5
0507 90 50Buffalo horns5
0507 90 60Tortoise-shell5
0507 90 70Claws and waste of tortoise shell5
0507 90 90Other5
0508CORAL AND SIMILAR MATERIALS
UNWORKED OR SIMPLY PREPARED BUT NOT OTHERWISE WORKED; SHELLS OF MOLLUSCS, CRUSTACEANS OR ECHINODERMS AND CUTTLE-BONE, UNWORKED OR SIMPLY PREPARED BUT NOT CUT TO SHAPE, POWDER AND WASTE THEREOF
0508 00Coral and similar materials, unworked or simply prepared but not otherwise worked; shells of molluscs, crustaceans or echinoderms and cuttle-bone, unworked or simply prepared but not cut to shape, powder and waste thereof:
0508 00 10Coral5
0508 00 20Chanks5
0508 00 30Cowries5
0508 00 40Cuttlefish bones5
0508 00 50Shells5
0508 00 90Other5
0510AMBERGRIS, CASTOREUM, CIVET AND MUSK; CANTHARIDES; BILE, WHETHER OR NOT DRIED; GLANDS AND OTHER ANIMAL PRODUCTS USED IN THE PREPARATION OF PHARMACEUTICAL PRODUCTS, FRESH, CHILLED, FROZEN OR OTHERWISE PROVISIONALLY PRESERVED
0510 00Ambergris, castoreum, civet and musk; cantharides; bile, whether or not dried; glands and other animal products used in the preparation of pharmaceutical products, fresh, chilled, frozen or otherwise provisionally preserved:
0510 00 10Bezoar, cow (goolochan)5
0510 00 20Ox Gallstone5
0510 00 30Placenta, frozen5
0510 00 91Of wild animals5
0510 00 99Other5
0511ANIMAL PRODUCTS NOT ELSEWHERE SPECIFIED OR INCLUDED; DEAD ANIMALS OF CHAPTER 1 OR 3, UNFIT FOR HUMAN CONSUMPTION
0511 10 00Bovine semen0
0511 91Products of fish or crustaceans, molluscs or other aquatic invertebrates; dead animals of Chapter 3:
0511 91 10Fish nails5
0511 91 20Fishtails5
0511 91 30Other fish waste5
0511 91 90Other5
0511 99Other:
Silkworm pupae:
0511 99 11Artemia5
0511 99 19Other5
Sinews and tendons:
0511 99 21Of wildlife5
0511 99 29Other5
Other:
0511 99 91Frozen semen, other than bovine: bovine embryo:0
0511 99 92Of wildlife5
0511 99 99Other5

Import Conditions for Animal Products

An application for grant of a licence for import of Animals, Birds and Reptiles (including their parts and products) may be made in the ANF 2M of Appendices and Aayat Niryat Forms of FTP (2015-20) to the Director General of Foreign Trade along with the recommendation of the Chief Wild Life Warden of the State concerned.

Import of Wild Animals (including their parts and products) as defined in the Wild Life (Protection) Act, 1972 (as amended from time to time) is prohibited.

Imports will be subject to the provisions of CITES (Convention of International Trade in Endangered Species of Wild Fauna & Flora).

Import of all live-stock products shall be subject to a sanitary import permit to be issued by Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries, Government of India, as per Section 3A of Live-stock Importation Act, 1898, as incorporated by Live Stock Importation (Amendment) Act, 2001 (Act No. 28 of 2001, 29th August 2001), or as amended from time to time. This condition shall not apply to human hair under ITC HSN Code 0501”

Import of Bovine Embryos shall be subject to compliance of the guidelines issued by Department of Animal Husbandry, Dairying & Fisheries. The guidelines are available at ‘www.dahd.nic.in’ under the icon ‘trade’ at ‘Procedure for Import’.

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