TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY PART-II, SECTION—3, SUB SECTION (ii)

           

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY

DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE

 

NOTIFICATION No.  90 (RE-2007) / 2004-2009

NEW DELHI, DATED  28th  MARCH 2008

 

S.O. (E)           In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 read with paragraph 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy – 2004-09, the Central Government hereby amends Schedule – I (Imports) of the ITC (HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items, 2004-09 as under:

 

1.                  Import Policy for the following items is amended as under:

 

Exim Code

Item Description

Policy

Policy Conditions

2612 10 00

Uranium ores and concentrates

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2612 20 00

Thorium ores and concentrates

(like Monazite sand/ore)

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2614 00 10

Ilmenite unprocessed

Free

 

2614 00 20

Ilmenite, upgraded (beneficiated ilmenite including ilmenite ground)

Free

 

2614 00 31

Rutile :

Rare earth oxides including rutile sand

Free

 

2614 00 39

Other

Free

 

2614 00 90

Other

Free

 

2615 10 00

Zirconium ores and concentrates

Free

 

2615 90 20

Niobium tantalum ores and concentrates

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2825 60 20

Zirconium dioxide

 Free

 

2825 90 90

Other

 Free

 

2834 29 90

Other

 Free

 

2844 10 00

Natural uranium and its compounds; alloys, dispersions(including cermets), ceramic products and mixtures containing natural uranium or natural uranium compounds

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 20 00

Uranium enriched in U235 and its compounds; plutonium and its compounds; ------------------------  alloys, dispersions(including cermets), ceramic products and mixtures containing uranium enriched in U235, plutonium or compounds of these products

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 10

Uranium depleted in U235 and or thorium and their alloys, unwrought or wrought and compounds thereof

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 21

Thorium oxide

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 22

Thorium hydroxide

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 23

Thorium nitrate

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 29

Other

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 30

Waste and scrap of uranium depleted in U235 or of thorium

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 30 90

Other

Restricted

Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 40 00

Radioactive elements and isotopes and compounds other than those of sub-headings 2844 10,2844 20 or 2844 30; alloys, dispersions(including cermets), ceramic products amixtures containing these elements, isotopes or compounds; radioactive residues

Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2844 50 00

Spent (irradiated) fuel elements (cartridges) of nuclear reactors

 Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2845 10 00

Heavy water (deuterium oxide)

 Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2845 90 10

Nuclear fuels not elsewhere included or specified

 Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2845 90 90

Other

 Restricted

 Import subject to Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and Rules thereunder.

2846 10

Cerium compounds:

Free

 

2846 10 10

Cerium oxides

Free

 

2846 10 90

Other

Free

 

2846 90

Other

Free

 

2846 90 10

Rare earth oxides not elsewhere included or specified

Free

 

2846 90 20

Rare earth fluorides not elsewhere included or specified

Free

 

2846 90 30

Rare earth chlorides not elsewhere included or specified

Free

 

2846 90 90

Other

Free

 

 

2.                  The “List of  Prescribed Substances” appearing under Sub-heading Note of Chapter 26 stands deleted.

 

3.                  Import Licensing Note No. 1 of Chapter 26 is hereby amended to read as under:

 

“Import of ‘Prescribed substances’ as notified by Department of Atomic Energy shall be subject to the provisions of Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and rules made there under.”

 

4.                  Import Licensing Note No. 1 of Chapter 28 is hereby amended to read as under:

 

“Import of ‘Prescribed substances’ as notified by Department of Atomic Energy shall be subject to the provisions of Atomic Energy Act, 1962 and rules made there under.”

 

5.         This issues in public interest.

 

                                                                     

Sd/-

(R.S. GUJRAL)

Director General of Foreign Trade

And Ex-Officio Additional Secretary to the Govt. of India

 

 

[Issued from File No. 01/93/180/02005/AM 99/PC-I(A)]