(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  23(RE – 2010)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated :  18th February, 2011

 

Subject:- Prohibition on export of milk powders(including skimmed milk powder, whole milk powder, dairy whitener and infant milk foods), Casein and Casein products.

 

S.O. (E)              In exercise of 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, 2009-2014, the Central Government, with immediate effect,  makes the following amendments in Schedule 2 of  ITC(HS) Classification of Export & Import Items.

 

2.                A new entry at Sl. No. 33 B in Chapter 4 relating to “Dairy produce; bird's eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included”

 of Schedule 2 of  ITC(HS) shall be added as follows:

S.No.

Tariff Item HS Code

Item Description

Export Policy

Nature of Restriction

33 B

0402

Milk and Cream, concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter  including skimmed milk powder, whole milk powder, dairy whitener and infant milk foods

Prohibited

Not permitted to be exported

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3.        A new chapter 35 with Sl. No. 140 B is inserted in Schedule 2 of  ITC(HS) as follows:

 
Chapter 35

Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes

S.No.

Tariff Item HS Code

Item Description  

Export Policy

Nature of Restriction

140 A

3501

Casein, caseinates and other casein derivatives; casein glues

Prohibited

Not permitted to be exported

 

 

 

 

 

 

            4.        Effect of this notification:

 

      The export of milk powders (including skimmed milk powder, whole milk powder, dairy whitener and infant milk foods), Casein and Casein products has been prohibited and hence not allowed to be exported till further orders.

 

 

 

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in

(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/1237/AM’07/PC-III/Export Cell)