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. 51/ 2009-2014

NEW DELHI, DATED   8th JULY, 2010

 

Subject :      Alignment of Schedule I of ITC(HS) Classification with Customs Tariff entries.

 

 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 – 2009-2014, the Central Government hereby amends Schedule – I (Imports) of the ITC (HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items as under:

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Exim Code     Item Description                       Policy              Policy Conditions     

                                                                 

 (1)                             (2)                                    (3)                        (4)                    

                    

1.        In Chapter 53,-

 

(i)  in heading 5305,-

 

(a) in sub-heading 5305 00, for the items 5305 00 10 and 5305 00 20, and   the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be substituted, namely: - 

 

5305 00 10

- - -  Coir bristle fibre, coir mattress fibre, coir short fibre, coir bit fibre, decorticated coir fibre

Free

 

 

(b)  in sub-heading 5305 00, for the item 5305 00 40, and the entries   relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be substituted, namely: -

 

5305 00 40

- -  Coir pith, processed in value added forms like briquette, coins, neo disc, grow bags, organic manure and in loose form for use in horticulture or agriculture. 

Free

 

 

(c)  in heading 5308, in sub-heading 5308 10,after the item 5308 10 10  and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be inserted, namely :-

 

 

  5308 10 20

- - -  Spooled hanks

Free

 

 

 

(d)  in heading 5311, in sub-heading 5311 00, after the item 5311 00 14, and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be inserted, namely: - 

 

5311 00 15

- - - - Of coir including   log form and  geotextiles

Free

 

 

2.   In Chapter 56, in heading 5602, for item 5602 90 00, and the entries relating thereto, the following sub-heading, items and the entries shall be substituted, namely: - 

 

5602 90

- Other

 

 

 

5602 90 10

- - - Of Rubberised coir , needled felt.

Free

 

5602 90 90

- - - Other

Free

 

 

 3.  In Chapter 57,-

 

(i)                in heading 5701, in sub-heading 5701 90, after the item 5701 90 10 and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be inserted, namely : - 

 

5701 90 20

- - - Of coir including geo textile

Free

 

 

 

(ii)             in heading 5702, in sub-heading 5702 42, after the item 5702 42 20 and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be inserted, namely: - 

 

5702 42 30

- - - Carpets, rugs and mats of Handloom

Free

 

            

(iii)           in heading 5703, in sub-heading 5703 90, after the item 5703 90 10 and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be inserted, namely: - 

 

5703 90 20

- - - Carpets and floor coverings of Coir

Free

 

 

            (iv)  in heading 5705, in sub-heading 5705 00,

 

 (a) after the item 5705 00 23, and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries shall be inserted, namely: - 

 

5705 00 24

- - - - Cotton Durries of handloom (including ChindiDurries, Cotton Chenille Durries, Rag Rug Durrie, Printed Durries, Druggets)

Free

 

 

 (b) after the item 5705 00 41 and the entries relating thereto, the following item and the entries  shall be inserted namely: -

 

 

5705 00 42

- - - - Mats and mattings including Bath Mats, where cotton predominates by weight, of Handloom, Cotton Rugs of Handloom

 

Free

 

 

 

4.                 In Chapter 94, in heading 9404, in sub-heading 9404 29, after the item 9404 29 10, and the entries relating thereto, the following items and the entries shall be inserted, namely: - 

 

9404 29 20

- - - Of Rubberised coir with or without combination of other materials, whether or not with metallic springs.

Free

 

 

5.        This issues in public interest.      

                                                  

(R. S. GUJRAL)

DIRECTOR GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE

AND EX-OFFICIO SPECIAL SECRETARY TO THE GOVT. OF INDIA

 

 

(Issued from F.No.  M. 6192/AM 04/PC-2(A)