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. 44 (RE-2000)/1997-2002

NEW DELHI: 24th November, 2000

 

S.O              (E) - In exercise of powers conferred under section 5 of the Foreign Trade  (Development  and Regulation) Act, 1992  read with paragraph 1.3 and 4.1 of the Export and Import Policy, 1997-2002, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in the ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items , 1997-2002 published on 31st March, 1997 (RE-98)  as amended from time to time, namely –

 

2.       The following shall be added after paragraph 4 of Chapter 1A: General notes regarding import policy, of ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items, 1997-2002:

“4. All such packaged products, which are subject to provisions of  the Standards of Weights and Measures (Packaged Commodities) Rules, 1977 when produced/ packed/ sold in domestic market,   shall be subject to compliance of all the provisions of the said rules, when imported into India.  The compliance of these shall be ensured before the import consignment of such commodities is cleared by Customs for home consumption.  All prepackaged commodities, imported into India, shall in particular carry the following declarations: 

 

(a)            Name and address of the importer;

(b)           Generic or common name of the commodity packed;

(c)            Net quantity in terms of standard unit of weights and measures. If the net quantity in the imported package is given in any other unit, its equivalent in terms of standard units shall be declared by the importer;

(d)           Month and year of packing in which the commodity is manufactured or packed or imported;

(e)            Maximum retail sale price at which the commodity in packaged form may be sold to the ultimate consumer.  This price shall include all taxes local or otherwise, freight, transport charges, commission payable to dealers, and all charges towards advertising, delivery, packing, forwarding and the like, as the case may be.

 

5.  A new Appendix V to Schedule I of ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items, 1997-2002, shall be annexed as per annexure ‘A’ of this Notification.

 

6.              Import of all the products as per Appendix V to Schedule I of the ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items, 1997-2002, shall be subject to compliance of  the mandatory Indian Quality Standards as mentioned in column 2 of the said Annexure, which are also applicable to domestic goods.  For compliance of this requirement, all manufactures/ exporters of these products to India , shall be required to register themselves with Bureau of Indian Standards (BIS).”

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 ( N.L. LAKHANPAL)

Director General of Foreign Trade and ex-officio

Additional Secretary to the Government of India

 

 

 

 

(O.P. HISARIA)

Dy. Director General of Foreign Trade

 

 

 

ANNEXURE ‘A’ TO NOTIFICATION

NO.44  DATED 24th November, 2000

 

APPENDIX V

 

 

Sl.No.

Applicable BIS Standards

1.Name of the products

 

  1.  

IS1694

Tartrazine, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS1695

Sunset Yellow FCF, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS1697

Erythrosine, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 1698

Indigo Carmine, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 2558

Ponceau 4R, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 2923

Carmoisine, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5346

Synthetic Food Colour preparation and mixtures

 

  1.  

IS 6022

Fast green FCF, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 6406

Brillinant Blue FCF, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 3827

Riboflavin

 

  1.  

IS 3841

B-Carotene

 

  1.  

IS 4446(Pt1)

Chlorophyll, (Mg Complex)

 

  1.  

IS 4446(Pt2)

Chlorophyll, (Cu Complex)

 

  1.  

IS 6386

Beta-apo-8-carotenal, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 6405

Centhaxanthine, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 6797

Methyl ester of beta-apo-8-carotenoic acid

 

  1.  

IS 7260

Ethylester of beta-apo-8-carotenoic acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS  2557

Anmatto colour for food products

 

  1.  

IS 4447

Sodium benzoate, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS4448

Benzoic acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS4467(Pt.1)

Caramel (Plain)

 

  1.  

IS4467(Pt.2)

Caramel (Ammonia Process)

 

  1.  

IS4467(Pt.3)

Caramel (Ammonia sulphite process)

 

  1.  

IS 4750

Sorbitol, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 4751

Potassium meta-bisulphite, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 4752

Sodium metabisulphite, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 4818

Sorbic acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5191

Sodium alginate, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5306

Sodium carboxymethyl cellulose, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5342

Ascorbic acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5343

Butylated hydroxy-anixole, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5707

Agar, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 5719

Gelatin, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 6030

Sodium propionate, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 6031

Calcium propionate, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 6793

Fumaric acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 7905

Calcium alginate, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 7908

Sulphur dioxide, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 7928

Alginic acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 9504

Tartaric acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 10563

Mineral Oil, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 8356

Titanium dioxide, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 9971

DL Lactic Acid, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 1165

Milk powder

 

  1.  

IS 1166

Condensed milk

 

  1.  

IS 1547

Infant milk foods

 

  1.  

IS 1656

Milk-cereal base weaning foods

 

  1.  

IS 11156

Infant formulae

 

  1.  

IS 269

33 Grade Ordinary Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 455

Portland Slag cement

 

  1.  

IS 1489(Pt.1 & Pt.2)

Portland pozzolana cement-Part I Flash based and Part 2 Calcined Clay based

 

  1.  

IS 3466

Masonry cement

 

  1.  

IS 6452

High alumina cement for structural use

 

  1.  

IS 6909

Supersulphated cement

 

  1.  

IS 8041

Rapid hardening Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 8042

White Portland Cement

 

  1.  

IS 8043

Hydrophobic Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 8112

43 Grade Ordinary Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 8229

Oil well cement

 

  1.  

IS 12269

53 Grade Ordinary Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 12330

Sulphate resisting Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 12600

Low heat Portland cement

 

  1.  

IS 1161

Steel tubes for structural purposes

  1.  

IS 1239(Pt.1)

Mild steel tubes, tubular products and other worought steel fittings: Part I Mild Steel Tubes

  1.  

IS4270

Steel tubes used for water wells (upto 200 mm dia)

  1.  

IS 1342

Oil pressure stoves

  1.  

IS 2787

Multi-burner oil pressure stoves

  1.  

IS 10109

Oil pressure stove, offset burner type

  1.  

IS 418

Tungsten filament general service electric lamps (upto 100 W)

 

  1.  

IS 302(Pt.2/Sec 3)

Safety of household and similar electrical appliances-Electric Iron

 

  1.  

IS 302(Pt.2/Sec.30)

Safety of household and similar electrical appliances-Electric radiators

 

  1.  

IS302 (Pt.2/Sec.201)

Safety of household and similar electrical appliances-Electric immersion water heater

 

  1.  

IS 302(Pt.2/Sec.202)

Safety of household and similar electrical appliances-Electric stove

 

  1.  

IS 1293

3 pin plugs and socket outlets

 

  1.  

IS3854

Switches for domestic and similar purposes

 

  1.  

IS 4949

2 Amp Switches for electric and similar purposes

 

  1.  

IS 277

Galvanized steel sheets (plain and corrugated)

 

  1.  

IS 279

Galvanized steel wire for telegraph and telephone purposes

 

  1.  

IS280

Mild steel wire for general engineering purposes

 

  1.  

IS 432(Pt.1)

Mild steel and medium tensile steel bars

 

  1.  

IS 432(Pt.2)

Mild steel and medium tensile steel bars and hard drawn steel wire for concrete reinforcement

 

  1.  

IS 513

Cold rolled carbon steel sheets

 

  1.  

IS 1029

Hot rolled steel strips (baling)

 

  1.  

IS 1079

Hot rolled carbon steel sheet and strip

 

  1.  

IS 1148

Hot rolled steel rivet bars (upto 40 mm diameter) structural purposes

 

  1.  

IS 1149

High tensile steel rivet bars for structural purposes

 

  1.  

IS 1786

High strength deformed steel bars and wires for concrete reinforcement

 

  1.  

IS 1875

Carbon steel billets, blooms, slabs and bars for forgings

 

  1.  

IS 1977

Structural steel (ordinary quality)

 

  1.  

IS 1990

Steel rivet and stay bars for boilers

 

  1.  

IS 2002

Steel plates for pressure vessels for intermediate and high temperature service including boilers

 

  1.  

IS 2062

Weldable structural steel

 

  1.  

IS 2830

Carbon steel billets, blooms and slab for re-rolling into structural steel (standard quality)

 

  1.  

IS 2831

Carbon steel billets, blooms and slab for re-rolling into structural steel (ordinary quality)

 

  1.  

IS 2879

Mild steel for metal are welding electrode core wire

 

  1.  

IS 3502

Steel chequered plates

 

  1.  

IS 3748

Tool and die steels

 

  1.  

IS 3930

Flame and induction hardening steels

 

  1.  

IS 4368

Alloy steel billets, blooms and slab for forging for general engineering purpose

 

  1.  

IS 4397

Cold rolled carbon steel strips for ball and roller bearing cages

 

  1.  

IS 4398

Carbon-chromium steel for the manufacture of balls, rollers and bearing races

 

  1.  

IS 4430

Mould steels

 

  1.  

IS 4431

Carbon and carbon-manganese free cutting steel

 

  1.  

IS 4432

Case hardening steels

 

  1.  

IS 4882

Low  carbon steel wire for rivets for use in bearing industry

 

  1.  

IS 5489

Carbureting steel for use in bearing industry

 

  1.  

IS 5517

Steels for hardening and tampering

 

  1.  

IS 5518

Steel for die blocks for drop forging

 

  1.  

IS 5522

Stainless steel sheets and strips for utensils

 

  1.  

IS 1989(Pt.1)

Leather safety boots and shoes for miners

 

  1.  

IS 2512

Miners’ cap lamp batteries (Lead acid type)

 

  1.  

IS 1855

Standard steel wire ropes for winding and man-riding haulages in mines

 

  1.  

IS 2148

Flameproof enclosures of electrical apparatus

 

  1.  

IS 2925

Industrial safety helmets

 

  1.  

IS 3196(Pt.1)

Welded low carbon steel gas cylinder exceeding 5 litre water capacity for low pressure liquefiable gases:Pt 1 Cylinders for liquefied petroleum gas (LPG)

 

  1.  

IS3196(Pt.2)

Welded low carbon steel gas cylinder exceeding 5 litre water capacity for low pressure liquefiable gases:Pt 2 Cylinders for liquefiable  gases other than LPG

 

  1.  

IS3224

Valve fittings for compressed gas cylinder excluding liquefied petroleum gas cylinders

 

  1.  

IS 3745

Yoke type valve connections for small medical gas cylinders

 

  1.  

IS 7142

Welded low carbon steel gas cylinder for low pressure liquefiable gases not exceeding 5 litre water capacity

 

  1.  

IS 7285

Seamless steel cylinders for permanent and high pressure liquefiable gases

 

  1.  

IS 7302

Valve fittings for gas cylinder valves for use with breathing apparatus

 

  1.  

IS 7312

Welded and seamless steel dissolved acetylene gas cylinders

 

  1.  

IS 7680

Welded and seamless steel dissolved gas cylinders for ammonia

 

  1.  

IS 7681

Welded and seamless steel dissolved  gas cylinders for chlorine gas

 

  1.  

IS 7682

Welded and seamless steel dissolved  gas cylinders for methyl bromide gas

 

  1.  

IS 8737

Valve fittings for use with liquefied petroleum gas cylinder of more than 5 litre water capacity: Pt 2 Valve fittings for newly manufactured LPG cylinders

 

  1.  

IS 8776

Valve fittings for use with liquefied petroleum gas cylinder up to and including 5 litre water capacity

 

  1.  

IS 3470

Hexane, Food grade

 

  1.  

IS 8144

Multipurpose dry batteries

 

  1.  

IS 7620(Pt.1)

Diagnostic Medical X-Ray Equipment

 

  1.  

IS 14625

Plastic Feeding Bottles