DGFT Articles, News, Notification and Circular

  • Feb
  • 22
  • 2015

Procedures for grant of Letter of Factory Stuffing Permission to Exporters

Added In DGFT
Representations have been received from exporters that existing instructions/guidelines for granting permission for factory stuffing are rigid and their strict compliance may sometimes defeat the purpose of the facilitation in deserving cases. One such issue is denial of Factory Stuffing Permission on the basis of cases where the exporter/supporting manufacturer/ warehouse have come to adverse notice.

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  • Feb
  • 20
  • 2015

Removal of Minimum Export Price (MEP) on export of Potato

Added In DGFT
Notification No. 112 (RE-2013)/2009-2014 New Delhi, the 20 February, 2015 Subject: Removal of Minimum Export Price (MEP) on export of Potato. S.O.(E) – In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992), as amended, read with Para 1.3 of the Foreign Trade Policy, […]

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  • Feb
  • 17
  • 2015

One PAN- One IEC: Multiple IEC against single PAN to be deactivated

Added In DGFT
Only one IEC shall be issued against a single PAN. Multiple IECs issued against a single PAN will be deactivated suo-moto after 31.03.2015.

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  • Feb
  • 16
  • 2015

Revision in Appendix 37 A of Handbook of Procedure Volume I

Added In DGFT
Public Notice No. 86 (RE-2013)/2009-2014, Dated: February 16, 2015 Subject: Revision in Appendix 37 A of Handbook of Procedure – Volume I. In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby notifies amendment to Appendix 37 A of the Handbook of Procedure- […]

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  • Feb
  • 13
  • 2015

Online IEC Application fees corrected to Rs. 250 instead of Rs. 500

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Public Notice No.85 (RE-2013)/2009-2014, Dated the 13th February, 2015 Subject: Fees for Online IEC Applications: Corrigendum to Public Notice. 79/(RE-2013)/2009-2014 dated the 31st December, 2014. In exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy (2009-2014), the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby notifies that the application fee for online IEC, notified […]

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  • Feb
  • 10
  • 2015

DGFT- New format of IEC numbers – SMS/Email on IEC Application Status

Added In DGFT
A new format for issue of IEC numbers in electronic form i.e. e-IEC, based on online applications, is being introduced as Appendix 18B-1. Further, it is notified that decision regarding grant or refusal of IEC will be conveyed to the applicant through sms and system generated letter, on the registered email address of the applicant.

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  • Feb
  • 06
  • 2015

DGFT Prohibits Export of Shark fins of all species of Shark

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NOTIFICATION NO. 110/(RE-2013)/2009-2014, Dated: February 6, 2015 Sub: Prohibition on export of Shark fins of all species of Shark. In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) read with Para 1.3 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014 (as amended from time to […]

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  • Feb
  • 06
  • 2015

DGFT Prohibits Import of Shark fins

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Amendment in import policy conditions of Shark fins under ITC (HS) 0305 71 00 of Chapter 03 of ITC (HS), 2012- Schedule – 1 (Import Policy). NOTIFICATION NO. 111/(RE-2013)/2009-2014, Dated: February 6, 2015 Sub: Amendment in import policy conditions of Shark fins under ITC (HS) 0305 71 00 of Chapter 03 of ITC (HS), 2012 […]

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  • Feb
  • 06
  • 2015

Reduction in Minimum Export Price on export of edible oils in branded consumer packs of upto 5 Kgs

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MEP on export of edible oils in branded consumer packs of upto 5 Kgs has been reduced to USD 900 per MT. Earlier it was USD 1100 per MT. NOTIFICATION NO. 108 (RE – 2013)/2009-2014, Dated: February 6, 2015

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  • Feb
  • 06
  • 2015

Amendment in import policy conditions of cardamoms

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Notification No. 109/(RE – 2013)/2009-2014, Dated: February 6, 2015 Subject: Amendment in import policy conditions of cardamoms under ITC (HS) 0908 31 of Chapter 09 of ITC (HS), 2012 – Schedule – 1 (Import Policy). In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 of FT (D&R) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 1.3 and 2.1 of […]

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