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Ctrl+Alt+Import: Apple, Dell, HP among 16 impacted by licensing norms

Execs in America say they expect US' Trade Representative Katherine Tai, who is visiting India from August 23-25, to take up the matter with New Delhi

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Surajeet Das Gupta New Delhi

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The new Indian policy making it mandatory for companies to obtain a licence to import computers and related information and communication technology products will affect nearly 16 global companies with businesses here that are based in four countries, which have friendly ties with India.

This finding about the potential impact of the policy which begins on 1 November came from data collected from industry associations.

The four countries include the US and Japan where around six companies each will face the brunt of the new order. Both countries are key members of the Quadrilateral Security Dialogue along with India and

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First Published: Aug 21 2023 | 10:29 PM IST

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