RASUWA, July 22: A significant number of vehicles has been imported from China. A total of 568 vehicles, small and big, were imported from China through the Rasuwa customs point, Timure, in the previous fiscal year, 2020/21, said the customs office.
The imported vehicles included 249 hand tractors, 30 pickup vans, five ambulances, 50 jeeps, 230 tipper trucks and four electric buses with 30 seats each, said Narendra Prasad Chaudhary, information officer for the office.
Goods worth over Rs 18.3 billion were imported from China through the Rasuwagadhi transit point in the previous fiscal year, said the customs office.
Revenue worth over Rs 3.5 billion has been collected from the imported goods, said the customs office chief Ram Prasad Regmi.