Agri Buzz: India Hikes Tariffs On Chickpeas and Lentils To Retaliate US

India has hiked tariffs on a number of items in retaliation for the US imposing higher duties on some Indian products. Few key agri commodities are there on the list. The import duty on chickpeas and Bengal gram has been increased to 60%; while that on lentils has also been hiked to 30%. The hike would be effective from August 4.