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. 3(RE-2008)/2004-2009

NEW DELHI, THE   11th  APRIL, 2008

 

 

Subject :  Prohibition on export of Edible Oils    Relaxation  - regarding.

 

 

S.O.(E)            In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 read with Section 3(2) of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) and also read with Para 1.3 and Para 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2004-2009, the Central Government hereby substitutes, with immediate effect, Para 1.1 of Notification No.85 (RE-2007)/2004-2009 dated 17.3.2008, inserted vide Notification No.92 (RE-2007)/2004-2009 dated 1.4.2008, as follows :

 

2.         “1.1   Restrictions imposed vide this Notification shall not apply to the following:

 

(i)                  Export of Castor Oil,

(ii)                Export of Coconut Oil through Kochi Port,

(iii)               ‘Deemed export’ of edible oils to 100% export oriented units with the condition that the final product be non-edible,

(iv)              Export of Oils produced out of minor forest produce, as per table given 

            below, even if edible :

 

ITC (HS) Code

Item Description

 

15159010

Fixed Vegetable oils viz. Neutralised and Bleached Morwah Oil/fat, Neutralised and Bleached Kokum oil/fat, Neutralised and Bleached Sal oil/ sal fat / Stearine.

 

15159020

Fixed vegetable oils viz. Dhup oil, Neemseed oil

 

15159030

Fixed vegetable oils viz. Nigerseed oil.

 

15159040

Fixed vegetable oils viz. Neutralised and Bleached Mango kernel fat/oil/stearine/olein.

 

15179010

Sal Fat (Processed or Refined).

 

15219020

Shellac wax, whether or not coloured.

 

 

 

3.         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 F.No.01/91/180/1846/AM08/Export Cell)