(TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY PART II SECTION 3, SUB SECTION (ii))
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
NOTIFICATION NO. 04 / 2009-2014
Subject: Prohibition on Export of Edible Oils - 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, 2009-2014, the Central Government hereby amends, with immediate effect, Notification No.85 (RE-2007)/2004-2009 dated 17.3.2008 and Notification No.60 (RE-2008)/2004-09 dated 20th November, 2008 read with Notification No.33 (RE-2008)/2004-09 dated 19th August, 2008, and Notification No.98 (RE-2008)/2004-2009 dated 17.3.2009, as amended from time to time.
“3. The ban imposed vide this Notification shall be applicable upto 30.09.2010.”
3. The above ban, however, shall not be applicable to relaxations / exemptions granted vide Notification No.33 (RE-2008)/2004-09 dated 19th August, 2008, and Notification No.60 (RE-2008)/2004-09 dated 20.11.2008, respectively.
“i) The export of edible oils is permitted in branded consumer packs of up to 5 Kgs, subject to a limit of 10,000 tons during 20.11.2008 to 30.09.2010. Such exports shall be allowed only from Customs EDI Ports.”
5. This issues in Public Interest.
Director General of Foreign Trade
And Ex-Officio Additional
Secretary to the Govt. of
(Issued from F. No. 01/91/180/774/AM10/Export Cell)