Customs - Highlights / Catch Notes
Customs - Attempt to export unfinished leather in the guise of finished...
Attempt to export unfinished leather in the guise of finished leather - Prohibited goods or not - After taking note of the fact that the goods have been provisionally released, re-processed and exported, it is opined that the confiscation of the goods is not warranted and justified. Accordingly, the redemption fine imposed is also to be set aside. The department has not been able to show any mens rea on the part of the appellant. - Penalty also set aside- AT