How to
Import Bitumen to India

Are you here to know how you can import Bitumen to India? Well, Connect2India gives you the complete understanding about how to import Bitumen to India, from where to import Bitumen, at what price Bitumen should be imported and also the best Bitumen exporters in the world.

Bitumen

Summary for the Indian Bitumen import

In FY 2020-2021 (Apr-Nov), Around 138.05 USD million of Bitumen is imported from India to United Arab Emirates. It is around 55.98% of the total import of Bitumen.

  • The value of Bitumen import from India in October 2020 is 27.42 USD million .
  • Major countries where Bitumen was imported in October 2020 are United Arab Emirates(21.21), Iraq(5.57), China(0.37), France(0.13), Colombia(0.07).
S.no. Country Qty Value(USD Million) Month year
United Arab Emirates 89495330 21.21 October 2020
Iraq 24481560 5.57 October 2020
China 310 0.37 October 2020
France 0 0.13 October 2020
Colombia 208000 0.07 October 2020
Germany 0 0.06 October 2020
USA 12000 0.01 October 2020
Australia 0 0.0 October 2020
Austria 0 0.0 October 2020
Bahrain 0 0.0 October 2020
Belgium 0 0.0 October 2020
Bhutan 0 0.0 October 2020
Brazil 0 0.0 October 2020
Canada 0 0.0 October 2020
Sri Lanka 0 0.0 October 2020
Czech Rep. 0 0.0 October 2020
Denmark 0 0.0 October 2020
China, Hong Kong SAR 0 0.0 October 2020
Indonesia 0 0.0 October 2020
Iran 0 0.0 October 2020

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There are 41 distinct countries to import Bitumen into India. Collectively India imported 246.6 USD Million of Bitumen from those 41 countries in 2020-2021 (Apr-Nov) and 334.79 USD Million in 2018, which is up by 7.16% than the Bitumen imported into India the previous year. In 2017, 37 countries exported around 953555880 quantity of Bitumen to India while in 2018, India’s Bitumen import accounts to 878615060 quantity from 41 countries. This shows the fall of -7.86% Bitumen import in terms of quantity imported.

To import Bitumen to India, the best countries according to Indian shipment records are United Arab Emirates, Iraq, China, Oman, Bahrain . Together they sold 246.6 USD Million worth value of Bitumen to India.

Overall the import of Bitumen into India gain of 6.41% since 2014 when Bitumen import shipments into India were valued at 314.63 USD Million. Year over year, the value of Bitumen import from India up by 7.16% from 2017 to 2018.

The import reached an all time high of 334.79 USD Million during the year 2018.

Among the countries from where Bitumen is imported to India, the fastest growing growing nations were Bermuda,Saint Kitts and Nevis and China.

The countries from where India reduced their Bitumen imports are Montenegro,NORFOLK IS and Burkina Faso

As an importer of Bitumen, you should know the HS CODE of products at first.

Some HS Codes corresponding to Bitumen are

S.No Product H.S Code
Petroleum coke, bitumen and other oil industry residues 2713
Petroleum bitumen 271320
Bitumen, asphalt, oil shales, tar sands, asphaltites 2714
Bitumen and asphalt, asphaltites and asphaltic rocks 271490
Bituminous mix, mastic from asphalt, bitumen tar pitc 2715
Bituminous mix, mastic from asphalt, bitumen tar pitc 271500
Lubricating oil additives with petroleum, bitumen oil 381121
Lubricating oil additives, no petroleum, bitumen oils 381129
Asphalt, bitumen, coal tar pitch, etc articles 6807
Machines for mixing mineral substances with bitumen 847432

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Top Global Markets for import Bitumen to India in 2020-2021 (Apr-Nov)

S.NO. Country Quantity of import import value of Bitumen
import Bitumen to India from United Arab Emirates 567230310 138.05
import Bitumen to India from Iraq 422554130 91.02
import Bitumen to India from China 1570 4.55
import Bitumen to India from Oman 19194330 4.23
import Bitumen to India from Bahrain 10533000 3.54
import Bitumen to India from Japan 0 1.42
import Bitumen to India from Iran 4002790 0.91
import Bitumen to India from Netherlands 10 0.51
import Bitumen to India from Italy 0 0.49
import Bitumen to India from United Kingdom 110 0.39

Product wise trends to Import Bitumen to India in 2020-2021 (Apr-Nov)

S.NO. Code Name Quantity of import import value of Bitumen
27132000 Petroleum bitumen 1023886180 237.86
38112100 Prepared additives for oil lubricants containing petroleum oil or bituminous mineral oil 26956729 103.86
38112900 Prepared additives for oil lubricants not containing petroleum oil or bituminous mineral oil 2736969 11.98
84743900 Machinery for mixing or kneading solid mineral substances, incl. those in powder or paste form (excl. concrete and mortar mixers, machines for mixing mineral substances with bitumen and calenders) 1960 6.2
84743200 Machines for mixing mineral substances with bitumen 0 2.2
27149010 Asphalt natural 1047810 0.87
27150090 Other bitmns mxtrs based on mnrl tar/pitch 706320 0.83
27149020 Bitumen natural 1020000 0.34
27149090 Other asphaltites and asphaltic rocks 253160 0.29
27149030 Gilsonete 319770 0.25

Import Duty for Petroleum Bitumen under HS CODE 27132000

HS Code 27132000
Description Petroleum Bitumen
Customs Duty (%) 10%
IGST 18%
Compensation Cess 0%
Specific Duty (%) Not Applicable
Pref Duty (%) Not Applicable
Total Duty (%) 29.8%
Import Policy

Import Duty for Insulation Board under HS CODE 44119411

HS Code 44119411
Description Insulation Board
Customs Duty (%) 10%
IGST 18%
Compensation Cess 0%
Specific Duty (%) Not Applicable
Pref Duty (%) Not Applicable
Total Duty (%) 29.8%
Import Policy

Import Duty for Other under HS CODE 57033090

HS Code 57033090
Description Other
Customs Duty (%) 10%
IGST 12%
Compensation Cess 0%
Specific Duty (%) Rs 55 per sqm
Pref Duty (%) Not Applicable
Total Duty (%) 23.2%
Import Policy

Import Duty for Other under HS CODE 68071090

HS Code 68071090
Description Other
Customs Duty (%) 10%
IGST 18%
Compensation Cess 0%
Specific Duty (%) Not Applicable
Pref Duty (%) Not Applicable
Total Duty (%) 29.8%
Import Policy

Import Duty for Other under HS CODE 68079090

HS Code 68079090
Description Other
Customs Duty (%) 10%
IGST 18%
Compensation Cess 0%
Specific Duty (%) Not Applicable
Pref Duty (%) Not Applicable
Total Duty (%) 29.8%
Import Policy

People Also Ask

Which country is the major exporter of Bitumen to India?

United Arab Emirates, Iraq, China, Oman, Bahrain are the major exporters of Bitumen to India.

Describe Bitumen import industry in India?

Bitumen import industry in India is worth 246.6 USD Million in India in 2020-2021 (Apr-Nov). There are total of 41 countries from where India import’s 1634809359 quantity of Bitumen.