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Amendments in the Reward/Incentive Schemes of Chapter 3 of Foreign Trade Policy 2009-14

 PUBLIC NOTICE No.42 (RE2012)/2009-14                                                                                           DATED: 31st December, 2012

Subject: Amendments in the Reward/Incentive Schemes of Chapter 3 of Foreign Trade Policy 2009-14 – Appendix 37A, Appendix 37C and Appendix 37D of Handbook of Procedure (Vol. I).

 In exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy 2009-2014, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendments in the Handbook of Procedures (Vol. I) (Appendices and Aayat Niryat Forms) 2009-2014:

1.    In Appendix 37A of Vishesh Krishi and Gram Udyog Yojana (VKGUY) and Appendix 37D of FPS, the following products are deleted from respective Table for exports made with effect from 01.01.2013:

Sl. No. / Table VKGUY /FPS Product Code ITC HS Code Items
 456/ Table 1

FPS

 15153090  Castor Oil and its fractions other than Edible Grade
 650/Table 1

FPS

 15162039  Other Hydrogenated castor Oil (OPL WAX)
32/Table 2

VKGUY

15180029 Castor Oil Dehydrated – Other than Edible Grade

2. In Appendix 37A of Vishesh Krishi and Gram Udyog Yojana (VKGUY), the following products are added in Table 2 for export made with effect from 01.01.2013:

Sl. No. / Table VKGUY Product Code ITC HS Code Items Admissible Rate
797 797 2105 Food preparations, not elsewhere specified or included

5%

798 798 1208 Flours and Meals of Oil Seeds or Oleaginous Fruits, other than those of Mustard

5%

799 799 15219020 Shellac Wax W/N Coloured

5%

  3.   The following products are added in Table 1 of Appendix 37D (Focus Product Scheme) after Sl. No. 653 for export made with effect from 01.01.2013:

Sl. No. FPS Product Code ITC (HS) Code Description

Rate

%

Bonus Benefit
654 654 520841 Cotn Fabrics Contng >=85% By Wt Of Cotn Plain Weave, Weighing Not More Than 100 Gmper Sqm Of Yarn Of Different Colours

2%

 
655 655 520842 Cotn Fabrics Contng >=85% By Wt Of Cotn Plain Weave, Weighing More Than 100 Gm Per Sqm Of Yarn Of Different Colours

2%

 
656 656 72112950 Other: Strips of iron or steel, flat rolled

2%

 
657 657 82073000 Tools for pressing, stamping or punching

2%

 
658 658 82074090 Tools for tapping or threading : Others

2%

 
659 659 84501100 Fully automatic washingmachines

2%

 
660 660 84512100 Drying Machines: Each of a dry linen capacity not exceeding 10 Kg.

2%

 
661 661 72269952 Hoops and strips: cold rolled

2%

 
662 662 85030090 Parts of Electric motor: Other

2%

 
663 663 85452000 Electrodes: Carbon Brushes

2%

 
664 664 73158900 Other: Chain and Parts Thereof, of Iron or Steel

2%

 
665 665 560749 Twine Cordage, Ropes and Cables of Polyethylene or Polypropylene: Other

2%

 
666 666 180690 Chocolate and other Food preparations containing Cocoa: OTHER

2%

 
667 667 170490 Sugar Confectionery (including white chocolate), Not containing Cocoa : OTHER

2%

 
668 668 82159900 Spoons, forks, ladles, skimmers, cake-serves, fish-knives, butter-knives, sugar tongs and similar or tableware : OTHER (not in sets)

2%

 
669 669 630221 Other bed linen, printed: of Cotton

2%

 
670 670 850431 Other transformers having a power capacity not exceeding 1 kVA

2%

 
671 671 850421 Electrical transformers: Liquid dielectric transformers having a power capacity not exceeding 650 kVA

2%

 
672 672 850422 Electrical transformers: Liquid dielectric transformers having a power handling capacity exceeding 650 kVA but not exceeding 10000 kVA

2%

 
673 673 850423 Electrical Transformers having a Power Handling Capacity exceeding 10000 KVA

2%

 
674 674 851711 Line Telephone Sets with Cordless Handsets

2%

 
675 675 85171890 Other Apparatus For the Transmission or Reception Of Voice, Images Or Other Data, Including Apparatus For Communication In A Wired Or Wireless Network (Such As A Local Or Wide Area Network), Other Than Transmission Or Reception Apparatus Of Heading 8443, 8525, 8527 Or 8528.

2%

 
676 676 847690 Vending machines and parts thereof

2%

 
677 677 52115120 Furnishing Fabrics (Excluding Pile / Chennile Fabrics)

2%

 
678 678 58013410 Velvet

2%

 
679 679 580136 Chennile Fabrics of Man-Made Fibres

2%

 
680 680 63041990 Other Bedsheets and Bed Covers

2%

 
681 681 30049041 Cyclophosphamide – Life saving Drugs (Anti Cancer drug)

2%

 
682 682 30049042 Methotrexate, 5-fluorouracil (5-FU) and Ftorafur – Anti cancer drugs -Life saving drug

2%

 
683 683 30049043 Bincristine and Vimblastine – Anti cancer drugs.

2%

 
684 684 30049045 Etoposide – Life saving drug (Anti cancer drug)

2%

 
685 685 30049046 Actinomycin D-Dactinomycin and Doxorubicin – Life saving drug (Anti cancer drug)

2%

 
686 686 30049047 L-Asparaginase, Cisplatin and Carboplatin I64- Life saving drug (Anti cancer drug)

2%

 
687 687 30049048 Tamoxifen – Life saving drug (Anti cancer drug)

2%

 
688 688 72022100 Ferro Silicon containing by weight more than 55% of silicon

2%

 
689 689 3823 Behenyl Alcohol C22 (Min 70%)

2%

 
690 690 2916 Erucic Acid

2%

 
691 691 29419020 Cephalexin & it’s Salts

2%

 
692 692 29420011 Cefadroxil & its Salts

2%

 
693 693 29419011 Rifampicin

2%

 
694 694 29051410 Ethambutol, Ethambutol HCL

2%

 
695 695 29242960 Pyrazinamide (pyrazine carboxamide)

2%

 
696 696 36020010 Industrial Explosives

2%

 
697 697 36030020 Detonating fuses

2%

 
698 698 36030031 Percussion & Detonating Caps Non-Ordnance

2%

 
699 699 36030051 Electric Detonators containing Explosives Electrically ignited, Non-ordnance

2%

 
700 700 61171090 Other: Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas, veils and the like of silk/wool/cotton/man-made fibre

2%

 
701 701 62149090 Other: Shawls, scarves, mufflers, mantillas veils and the like

2%

 
702 702 61099090 Other: T-shirts, singlet  and other vests knitted or crocheted of cotton/synthetic fibres/artificial fibres/silk/wool or fine animal hair

2%

 
703 703 62114990  Other: Textile made ups – T Shirt, Cardigans ‘Woven’ hand printed or hand dye printed made of ‘Blends” of Silk/wool/Fine Animal Hair.

2%

 
704 704 30049082 Other Antiepileptic Drugs

2%

 
705 705 30049094 Theophulline, Aminophylline and Other Broncho Dilators

2%

 
706 706 32041759 Other Pigment Blue

2%

 
707 707 38021000 Coconut Shell Based Activated Carbon

2%

 
708 708 48026210 Drawing Paper : In sheets with one side not exceeding 435 mm and the other side not exceeding 297 mm in the unfolded state

2%

 
709 709 30049033 Cimetidine, Rantidine, Nizatidine and Roxatidine

2%

 
710 710 520843 Cotn Fabrics Comtmg>85% By Wt Of Cotn 3-Thread/4-Thread Twill Imcl Cross Twill Of Yarn Of Diff Clrs Weighng <=200 Gsm

2%

 
711 711 52083230 Fabrics – Dyed Cotton Fabric with Flame Retardant / Anti Static / Anti Acid Finish (With any one or more or above finishes) weighing more than 100gm/m2 but less than 200gm/m2

2%

 
712 712 52093230 Fabrics – Dyed Cotton Fabric with Flame Retardant / Anti Static / Anti Acid Finish (With any one or more or above finishes)weighing more than 200gm/m2

2%

 
713 713 52103990 Fabrics – Dyed Cotton Fabric with Flame Retardant / Anti Static / Anti Acid Finish (With any one or more or above finishes) mixed mainly with man made fibres weighing not more than 200gm/m2

2%

 
714 714 52113990 Fabrics – Dyed Cotton Fabric with Flame Retardant / Anti Static / Anti Acid Finish (With any one or more or above finishes) mixed mainly with man made fibres weighing more than 200 gm/m2

2%

 
715 715 62031910 Garments – Flame Retardant / Anti Static /Anti Acid Finish (with one or more of these finishes) Garments  -Boiler Suit /Overall of cotton

2%

 
716 716 62011290 Other: Overcoats, raincoats, car-coats, capes, cloaks and similar articles of cotton garments – Flame Retardant / Anti Static /Anti Acid Finish (with one or more of these finishes)

2%

 
717 717 520941 PLAIN WEAVE COTTON FABRICS OF YARN OF DIFF CLRS, WEIGHING >= 200 G/M2

2%

 
718 718 39076090 PET chips Other Polyethylene Terephthalate( including clean, colourless grades)

2%

 
719 719 84879000 Other: Dish ends,heads,cones,rolled shells etc. Other than Machinery parts of heading 84871000

2%

 
720 720 29161290 Other: Other Esters Of Acrylic Acid

2%

 
721 721 84829900 Other: Ball / Roller bearing parts

2%

 
722 722 72112350 Strip of Flat Rolled products of Iron or non alloy Steel of a width less than 600 mm not clad, plated or coated

2%

 
723 723 51 Wool, fine or coarse animal hair, yarn and woven fabric

2%

 
724 724 60 Knitted or Crocheted Fabrics

2%

 
725 725 73069090 Other Tubes,Pipes etc.of Iron/Steel N.E.S

2%

 
726 726 520943 OTHER FABRICS OF 3-THREAD OR 4-THREAD TWILL, INCLUDING CROSS TWILL

2%

 
727 727 72139110 Other Bars & Rods hot rolled of Free Cutting Steel Electrode Quality

2%

 
728 728 72142090 Others:Containing indentations, ribs, grooves or other deformations produced during the rolling process or twisted after rolling

2%

 
729 729 721710 Wire Of Iron/Non-Aloy Stl, Nt Pltd/Cotd, Whether Or Not Polishd

2%

 
730 730 721720 Wire Of Irn/Non-Aloy Stl,Pltd/Cotd Wth Znc

2%

 
731 731 721730 Wire Of Iron/Non-Aloy Stl Pltd/Cotd Wth Othr Base Metl (Excl Zinc)

2%

 
732 732 721012 Flat rolled Prdcts of iron or non alloy steel Pltd/Coatd Wth Tin, of Thckns<0.5 Mm

2%

 
733 733 85392910 Bulbs

2%

 
734 734 85393110 Compact Fluorescent Lamps

2%

 
735 735 85393190 Othr Fluorescent,Hot Cathode Tubelight

2%

 
736 736 70111010 Glass Envelops For Fluorescent Lamps

2%

 
737 737 70111020 Glass Envelops For Filament Lamps

2%

 
738 738 73063090 Other,Welded,Of Circular Cross-Section, Made Up Of Non-Ally Steel Tube/Pipes

2%

 
739 739 73066100 Of Square Or Rectangular Cross-Section: MS square pipes & tubes

2%

 
740 740 73061929 Other:Non-Galvan Pipe Of Other For Oil Or Gas pipelines

2%

 
741 741 4820 Registers, Account Books, Note Books, Order Books, Receipt Books, Letter Pads, Memorandum Pads, Diaries And Similar Artic

2%

 
742 742 4901 Printed Books, Brochures, Leaflets And Similar Printed Matter, Whether Or Not In Single Sheets

2%

 
743 743 63059000 Sports bag/kit bags Of Other Textile Materials

2%

 
744 744 73261910 Other Articles of iron or steel Forged Or Stamped For Automobiles And Earth Moving Equipments

2%

 
745 745 72230010 Electrode Quality Wire Of Stainless Steel

2%

 
746 746 72230091 Wire Of Stainls Stl Thicker Than 1.5 Mm

2%

 
747 747 72230092 Wire Of Stains Stl Of Thckns 0.46 mm To 1.5mm

2%

 
748 748 72230099 Wire Of Stnls Stl Of Thickns < 0.46 Mm

2%

 
749 749 63013000 Blankets(Other Than Electric Blankets) And Travelling Rugs,of Cotton

2%

 
750 750 85371000 PC Boards Etc For A Voltage<=1000 Vlts

2%

 
751 751 85044090 Other: Power supply Module

2%

 
752 752 84149090 Other: Parts of Air or Vacuum Pumps

2%

 
753 753 84679900 Parts of Other Tools for Working In Hand

2%

 
754 754 40169100 Articles of Vulcanised Rubber Other than Hard Rubber -Floor coverings & Mats

5%

755 755 40082120 Plate, Sheets and Strips of Vulcanised Rubber for repairing or retreading rubber tyres

5%

 

 4. The following products under Table 1 of Appendix 37D (Focus Product Scheme) are entitled for bonus benefit @ 2% for export made with effect from 01.01.2013:

SR. NO.

FPS Product code

ITC HS CODE

DESCRIPTION

246 246 73051129 Non-Galvan Pipe Of Other For Oil Or Gas Longitudinally Submerged Arc Welded
252 252 84148011 Gas Compressors of a kind used in Air Conditioning
76 76 84143000 Compressors used in Refrigerating Equipment
312 312 59112000 Industrial Synthetic Forming Fabric of Multilayer and Single Layer made of Polyester and Polyamide Monofilament yarn, Spiral Linked Canvas for paper machine Dryer Fabric
616 616 63041910 Tufted Bedsheets and bed covers, of cotton excluding those of heading 9404
583 583 94049099 Handmade Pouffes/ articles of bedding ,cushions etc

 5.   The admissible rate for the following items is amended as 5% under Table 1 of Appendix 37D (Focus Product Scheme) for export made with effect from 01.01.2013:

SR. NO. ITC HS CODE DESCRIPTION
156 84729090 Coin-sorting & cashing machines etc.
192 590310 PVC Leather Cloth  With polyvinyl chloride: Imitation leather fabrics of cotton
255 73030030 Ductile Iron Spun Pipes
246 73051929 Other Line Pipe Used For Oil/Gas Pipelines Made Of Non Galvanised Black Pipe Of Other
221 730791 Other, Flanges: Galvanised
172 854011 Colour Picture Tube (CPT)
450 391000 Silicones in primary forms: Silicon resins
215 85176960 Set Top Box / Set Top Unit (STB/STU)for gaining access to Internet
178 56072900 Sisal Rope /Twine/Yarn
179 53089090 Sisal Yarn (Other Yarn)
35 56079010 Manila Rope /Twine/yarn

  6. The following products are added in Table 2 of Appendix 37D (MLFPS), for export made with effect from 01.01.2013:

MLFPS:
SL.NO FPS CODE DESCRIPTION ITC HS

CODE

 COUNTRY RATE PERCENTAGE
182 182 Other Articles Of Vulcanised Rubber Other Than Hard Rubber 4016 Eu (27 Countries I.E. Austria, Belgium, Bulgaria, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark,  Estonia, Finland, France, Germany,  Greece, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Malta, Netherland, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Slovak Rep, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden And U K) 2%
183 183 Motor Cars 8703 Taiwan 2%
184 184 Copper Cathode 740311 Thailand, Saudi Arabia, Malaysia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, UAE 2%
185 185 ISO Butyl Benzene 29029050 USA 2%
186 186 Ethyl Acetate 29152100 Saudi Arabia, Bangladesh 2%
187 187 Ibuprofen 29420012 Saudi Arabia,

Indonesia,

Thailand,

Kuwait, Iran

2%
188 188 Other – Fatty Alcohol (Ceto Stearyl Alcohol) 38237090 Brazil,

Netherlands,

Italy,

Germany,

Belgium,

Spain,

Greece, France, UK

2%
189 189 Lace Made out of polyester/man made Fiber 58042100 Egypt 2%
190 190 Narrow Woven Fabrics of man made fiber 58063200 Egypt 2%
191 191 Curtains (including drapes) and interior blends :Curtain or bed valances of cotton 63039100 USA 2%
192 192 Curtains (including drapes) and interior blends :Curtain or bed valances of synthetic fibres 63039200 USA 2%
193 193 Curtains (including drapes) and interior blends :Curtain or bed valances of other textiles materials 63039990 USA 2%
194 194 Bedspreads knitted or crocheted 63041100 USA 2%
195 195 Bed spread of silk 63041920 USA 2%
196 196 Bed sheets and bed spread of man made fibre 63041930 USA 2%
197 197 Pillow cases and pillow slips not knitted or crocheted of cotton 63049239 USA 2%
198 198 Table cloth and table coversnot knitted or crocheted of cotton 63049249 USA 2%
199 199 Cushion Covers not knitted or crocheted of cotton 63049289 USA 2%
200 200 Other Furnishing Articlesnot knitted or crocheted of cotton 63049299 USA 2%
201 201 Wire, 18 SWG & Thicker of Iron or Non-Alloy Steel 72172010 Kenya 2%
202 202 Wire Ropes, Galvanised of Iron or Steel 73121020 Kenya 2%
203 203 All Other Articles Of Iron/Steel Nes Forged or stamped but not further worked 73269099 USA 2%
204 204 Aluminium Wire -Not alloyed of maximum cross -sectional Dimension exceeding 7 MM 76051100 Kenya 2%
205 205 Tractors (Other than Tractors of Heading 8709) 8701 USA 2%
206 206 Switch Gear, Control Gear for Electrical Switching systems 85365010 USA 2%
207 207 Other – Piston 87081090 USA 2%
208 208 Wire Of Refined Copper, With A Maximum Cross-Section exceeding 6mm 740811 Czech Republic 2%
209 209 Motor Cars And Other Motor Vehicles exceeding  1000 cc but not 1500 cc 870322 Czech Republic 2%
210 210 Articles Of Iron Or Steel, N.E.S. 732690 Czech Republic 2%
211 211 Motor Vehicles For The Transport Of Goods, gvw not exceeding 5 tonnes 870421 Czech Republic 2%
212 212 Aluminium, Not Alloyed, Unwrought 760110 Czech Republic 2%
213 213 Parts Of Valves And Similar Articles For Pipes, Boilers, tubes etc 848190 Czech Republic 2%
214 214 Static converters 850440 Czech Republic 2%
215 215 Parts Of Machines And Mechanical Appliances Having individual function NES in this chapter 847990 Czech Republic 2%
216 216 Parts Of Pumps For Liquids, NES 841391 Czech Republic 2%
217 217 Machines, Apparatus And Mechanical Appliances, N.E 847989 Czech Republic 2%
218 218 Agricultural Tractors And Forestry Tractors, of capacity not exceeding 1800cc 870190 Czech Republic 2%
219 219 Parts Of Machinery Of Heading 8426, 8429 And 8430, 843149 Czech Republic 2%
220 220 Gear Boxes And Parts Thereof, For The articles of heading 8701 to 8705 87084000 Czech Republic 2%
221 221 Parts Of Aeroplanes Or Helicopters, N.E.S. (Excl. 88033000 Czech Republic 2%
222 222 Transmission shafts 848310 Czech Republic 2%
223 223 Flat-Rolled Products Of Iron Or Non-Alloy Steel, painted 72107000 Czech Republic 2%
224 224 Structures And Parts Of Structures Of Iron Or Steel 730890 Czech Republic 2%
225 225 Motor Vehicles For The Transport Of Goods, With gvw exceeding 5 tonnes & not exceeding 20 tonnes 870422 Czech Republic 2%
226 226 Motor Cars And Other Motor Vehicles exceeding  1500 cc but not 3000 cc 870323 Czech Republic 2%
227 227 Flat-Rolled Products Of Iron Or Non-Alloy Steel, 720917 Czech Republic 2%
228 228 Central Heating Boilers, Non-Electric, of Material 84031000 Czech Republic 2%
229 229 Other appliances 848180 Czech Republic 2%
230 230 Heat-Exchange Units (Excl. Instantaneous Heaters, 841950 Czech Republic 2%
231 231 Articles Of Non-Malleable Cast Iron, N.E.S. (Excl. 73251000 Czech Republic 2%
232 232 Tinplate Of Iron Or Non-Alloy Steel, Of A Width Of 721012 Czech Republic 2%
233 233 Unwrought Lead, Refined 780110 Czech Republic 2%
234 234 Instruments And Appliances Used In Medical, Surgical 901890 Czech Republic 2%
235 235 Articles Of Aluminium, Uncast, NES 761699 Czech Republic 2%
236 236 Flat-Rolled Products Of Iron Or Non-Alloy Steel, 720839 Czech Republic 2%
237 237 Parts And Accessories For Machine Tools For Working 846693 Czech Republic 2%
238 238 Bars And Rods Of Stainless Steel, Hot-Rolled, In Irregularly wound coils 722100 Czech Republic 2%
239 239 Appliances For Pipes, Boiler Shells, Tanks, Vats 848180 Czech Republic 2%
240 240 Equipment For Scaffolding, Shuttering, Pit propping 730840 Czech Republic 2%
241 241 Parts Of Transformers And Inductors, N.E.S. (Excl. 850490 Czech Republic 2%
242 242 Motor Cars And Other Motor Vehicles for less than 1500 cc capacity 870331 Czech Republic 2%
243 243 Dc Motors Of An Output <= 37,5 W 850110 Czech Republic 2%

  7.   The following markets are added in Table 2 of Appendix 37C (Focus Market Scheme), for export made with effect from 01.01.2013:

TABLE-2 NEW FOCUS MARKET
Sl. No. Focus Market Code Country Code Country
37

 

37

 

KY Cayman Islands
38

 

38 NZ New Zealand
39 39 LV Latvia
40 40 LT Lithuania
41 41 BG Bulgaria

  8.         The following markets are added in Table 3 of Appendix 37C, for export made  with effect from 01.01.2013:

TABLE-3 SPECIAL FOCUS MARKET
Sl. No. Focus Market Code Country Code Country
49

 

A14 ER ERITREA

Sd/-

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

dgft@nic.in

Sandeep Kanoi

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