(To be Published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary Part-II, Section - 3, Sub-Section (ii))

 

Government of India

Ministry of Commerce & Industry

Department of Commerce

Udyog Bhawan

 

Notification No. 99 (RE-2010)/2009-2014

New Delhi, the 23rd February, 2012

 

Subject:- Permission for  export of wheat through Land Custom Stations (LCS) on Indo-Bangladesh and Indo-Nepal border.

 

S.O.(E)     In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) read with Para 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in  the column “Nature of Restriction” of para 2 of Notification No. 72 (RE-2010)/2009-14 dated 09.09.2011.  

 

Sl. No.

Tariff Item HS Code

Unit

Item Description

Export Policy

Nature of Restriction

46 A

1001 10

Kg

Durum wheat :

Free

Export permitted through Custom EDI ports only. Export  shall also be permitted through the non-EDI Land Custom Stations (LCS) on Indo-Bangladesh and Indo-Nepal border subject to registration of  quantity with DGFT. RAs Kolkata &  Patna and such other RAs as notified by DGFT from time to time will be the designated RAs for the purpose of such registration of quantity.

1001 10 90

Kg

Other

Free

1001 90

Kg

Other:

Free

1001 90 20

Kg

Other wheat

Free

1001 90 39

Kg

Other

Free

  

2. Effect of this notification:

 

Notification No. 72 dated 09.09.2011 made export of wheat free but only through Custom EDI ports. Now export of wheat is also being permitted from non-EDI Land Custom Stations on Bangladesh and Nepal border.  The only requirement will be registration of quantity with DGFT.

 

 

 

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in

(Issued from F.No.01/91/180/773/AM 10/Export Cell)