Auto Budget 2020: Automobile sector pins hopes on tax sops to jump-start growth engine Updated : January 28, 2020 07:16 PM IST Given the current lack of local manufacturing capabilities, it is expected that custom duty for EV battery imports are reduced in the short term. The industry expects a formal incentive-based ‘Scrappage Policy’ for passenger cars with support from the government. Subscribe to Moneycontrol PRO at just Rs.33/- per month for the first year. Use code SUPERPRO. Limited period offer. Available on Web and Android.