MRP of Goods Sold Online Mandatory From January 1, 2018

As per recent amendments to Legal Metrology Act, The Government of India has made it mandatory for all e-commerce companies to display the MRP of their products w.e.f. January 1, 2018.

All sellers will have to display the exact MRP (as in Maximum Retail Price) of packaged products, including electronic gadgets, smartphones as well as consumer durable and non-durable goods.

The step has been taken by the consumer affairs ministry to enhance consumer protection.

Different marketplaces have asked sellers to follow this rule and to mention MRP in all the listings.

For details, read this article published in Times of India.