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. 50 /(RE-2008) / 2004-2009

NEW DELHI, DATED   23 October, 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 will be amended as follows:

 

Exim Code

Item Descriptions

Policy

Policy conditions

68021000

Tiles,cubes…powder

Free

Import permitted freely provided cif value is US$ 50 & above per square metre except, in case of import of the product from Nepal.  However, the said exemption shall be applicable only on such imports, which have been processed/ manufactured out of marble mined in Nepal.  The facility will not be available on products which have been manufactured/ processed in Nepal using imported marble.

68022110

Marble blocks/tiles

Free

Import permitted freely provided cif value is US$ 50 & above per square metre except, in case of import of the product from Nepal.  However, the said exemption shall be applicable only on such imports, which have been processed/ manufactured out of marble mined in Nepal.  The facility will not be available on products which have been manufactured/ processed in Nepal using imported marble.

68022120

Marble monumental block

Free

Import permitted freely provided cif value is US$ 50 & above per square metre except, in case of import of the product from Nepal.  However, the said exemption shall be applicable only on such imports, which have been processed/ manufactured out of marble mined in Nepal.  The facility will not be available on products which have been manufactured/ processed in Nepal using imported marble.

68029100

Marble, Travertine & Allabaster

Free

Import permitted freely provided cif value is US $ 50 & above per square metre except, in case of import of the product from Nepal.  However, the said exemption shall be applicable only on such imports, which have been processed/ manufactured out of marble mined in Nepal.  The facility will not be available on products which have been manufactured/ processed in Nepal using imported marble.

 

 

2.                     The above amendments will be effective retrospectively, from 30th June, 2008. 

 

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. 01/89/180/Misc. 06/AM08/PC-2(A)