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

Udyog Bhawan

 

Notification No.  08(RE-2010)/2009-2014

New Delhi, The 8th October, 2010

 

Subject :          Import policy of fish body oil.

 

S.O.(E)             In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 read with Para 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in the Schedule 1 (Imports) of the ITC (HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items :

 

 2.        Existing policy (prior to this amendment) as available at page 79 of ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items is extracted below :

           

Exim Code

Item description

 

Policy

 

Policy conditions

1504 20 10

 

Fish Body Oil

 

Prohibited

 

Not permitted to be imported

1504 20 20

Fish Lipid Oil

 

Free

 

Import subject to Licensing Note No. (5) of the Chapter.

 

3.         After amendment the entries would read as below :

 

Exim Code

Item description

Policy

 

Policy conditions

1504 20 10

Fish Body Oil (Crude)

Restricted

 

1504 20 20

 

Fish Body Oil (Refined) having following quality parameters :

 

(i) Free fatty Acids                      :   <0.10% (as Oleic Acod)

 

(ii) Moisture                                     :   <0.5%

 

(iii) Perozide value (PV)                  :   <10 milli equivalent/kg of oil

 

(iv) Eicosapentaenoic Acid EPA +

Docosaphexaenoic Acid DHA         :    5-15% by weight

 

(v) Trans fat                                     :  <0.1%

Free

 

 

4.         Import Licensing Note No. (5) at the end of Chapter 15 stands deleted because it has been incorporated in the column 2 above.

 

 

                                                                                                                                             Sd/-

                                                                                    (Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

                                                                                                                               E-mail : dgft@nic.in  

           

            [Issued from F. No. 01/89/180/Misc.90/AM-05/PC-2(A)]