TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY

PART II SECTION 3, SUB-SECTION (II)

 

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY

NOTIFICATION NO.  31     (RE-2000)/1997-2002

NEW DELHI ,  24 August , 2000

 

         In exercise of the powers conferred by the Section 5 of the Foreign  Trade ( Development & Regulation ) Act, 1992 ( No. 22 of 1992 )  read with Paragraph 1.3  of the Export and Import Policy, 1997-2002(incorporating  amendment made upto 31.3.2000),  the Central Government  hereby makes the following amendments in the Export and Import Policy, 1997-2002(incorporating  amendment made upto 31.3.2000) .

                

       The following additions shall be made against the entry at ITC(HS) Code No.0703(1) relating to onions of all varieties (other than Bangalore Rose onion and Krishnapuram Onions )under the column, ‘ nature of restriction’ in  “ITC(HS)  Classification of Import and Export items  1997-2002 incorporating amendments made upto 31st August, 1998 in  Schedule 2 table B in continuation of Notification No.30 (RE-2000)/1997-2000, dt. 7th August ,2000 .

 

    “Further, another 1 lakh M. Tonnes of onions is allowed for export through the following agencies as indicated below:-

NAFED                     50,000    M.  Tonnes

MSAMB                    20,000   M.  Tonnes.

GAIC                         15,000   M.  Tonnes.

AP  MARKFED         5,000    M.  Tonnes.

STCL                           5,000   M.  Tonnes.

NCCF                          5,000   M.  Tonnes.

 

     These agencies shall export directly or through the Registered Exporters on the same terms and conditions as laid down in earlier Notification No.16 (RE-2000) 1997-2002, dt.17th May,2000.

 

     The quantity of onions released shall be exported before 31st Oct.,2000.”

     This issues in Public interest.

 

( N. L. LAKHANPAL )

                                                            DIRECTOR GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE

                        EX-OFFICIO  ADDL. SECRETARY TO THE GOVT. OF INDIA

Copy to all concerned, by orders etc.

                                                                                    (  R. K. GOYAL )

                                                JT.  DIRECTOR GENERAL  OF FOREIGN TRADE

                                                FOR DIRECTOR GENERAL OF FOREIGN  TRADE