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

 

NOTIFICATION NO.15 (RE-2012)/2009-2014

NEW DELHI, The 29th August, 2012

 

S.O. (E) - In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992, as amended, read with paragraph 1.3 and paragraph 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy – 2009-14, the Central Government hereby amends Schedule – I (Imports) of the ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items, 2009-14, Chapter-90 as under:

 

 

2. Presently, the import policy for Binoculars (HS Code: 9005.10.00) is free. Night Vision Binoculars/ Passive Night Vision Devices (PNVs) are classified under the same HS Code: 9005.10.00. But these items will be ‘restricted’ for import. So the amended entry HS Code: 9005.10.00 will read as follows:

 

 

Exim Code

Item description

Policy

Policy Condition

9005 10 00

1. Binoculars (except Night Vision Binoculars/ Passive Night Vision Devices-PNVs)

 

2. Night Vision Binoculars/ Passive Night Vision Devices-PNVs

Free

 

 

 

Restricted

 

 

 

 

To be imported against an import authorization

 

 

3. Effect of Notification: Import of Night Vision Binoculars/ Passive Night Vision Devices(PNVs) will require an Import Authorization.

 

 

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail : dgft@nic.in

 

 

 

[Issued from File No. 01/89/180/00220/AM-02/PC-2(A)]