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.  12(RE-2010)/2009-14

New Delhi, Dated 16th December, 2010

 

Subject:- Registration of contracts for export of cotton by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade – regarding

 

S.O. (E)             In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) read with Para 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, the Central Government hereby makes, with immediate effect, the following amendments in respect of Sl. No. 161 A { ITC(HS) Classification } in the  Notification No. 58/2009-14 dated 17.08.2010 read with Notification No. 6(RE-2010)/2009-14 dated 30.09.2010:-

 

2.         The existing entries of Notification No. 58/2009-14 dated 17.08.2010 read with Notification No. 6(RE-2010)/2009-14 dated 30.09.2010 are substituted as follows:-

Chapter 52

 

S. No.

Tariff Item Code

Unit

Item of Description

Export Policy

Nature of Restriction

161 A

5201

 

5201 00

 

 

5201 00 11

 

 

5201 00 12

 

 

 

 

5201 00 13

 

 

 

 

5201 00 14

 

 

5201 00 15

 

 

 

5201 00 19

 

 

5201 00 20

 

Cotton, not carded or combed

 

Cotton, not carded or combed Indian cotton:

 

Bengal deshi

 

 

Indian cotton of staple lengths 20.5 mm (25/32”) and below    (e. g. oomras, yellow picking, Assam Comillas)

 

Indian cotton of staple length exceeding 20.5mm (26/32") and but not exceeding 24.5mm (30/32")

 

Indian cotton of staple length over 24.5 mm (31/32”) to 28 mm

 

Indian cotton of staple length 28.5 mm (14/32”) and above but below 34.5 mm

 

Indian cotton of all staple length 34.5 mm and above (112/32”)

 

Cotton, other than Indian, of all staple lengths

 

 

Free

 

 

Free

 

 

Free

 

 

 

 

 

Free

 

 

 

Free

 

 

Free

 

 

 

Free

 

 

Free

 

The contracts for export of cotton   shall be registered with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade  prior to shipment. Clearance of cotton consignments by Customs should be after verifying that the contracts have been registered.

 

 

 

 

 

 

5202

 

 

5202 10 00

 

 

 

5202 91 00

 

 

5202 99 00

 

Cotton waste (including yarn waste and garnetted stock)

 

Yarn waste (including thread waste)

Other:

 

Garnetted stock

 

 

Other

 

 

 

Free

 

 

 

Free

 

 

Free

 

The contracts for export of cotton   shall be registered with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade  prior to shipment. Clearance of cotton consignments by Customs should be after verifying that the contracts have been registered.

 

5203

 

5203 00 00

 

Cotton, carded or combed

 

Cotton, carded or combed

Free

 

The contracts for export of cotton   shall be registered with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade  prior to shipment. Clearance of cotton consignments by Customs should be after verifying that the contracts have been registered.

 

3.         The effect of this notification:-

           

The export contracts of cotton (Tariff Codes 5201, 5202 & 5203) will now be registered by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade. Earlier, such registration were with Textile Commissioner, Mumbai.

 

 

 

 

 (Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in

 

(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/1194/AM10/Export Cell)