Circular No. 43/2011-Customs,
Dated-23rd September, 2011.
Subject: Removal of Ban on export of Onion- reg.
Attention is invited to Board’s Circular No.41/2011-customs dated 14-09-2011 which provides for monitoring of the export of Wheat, Rice and Onion.Online GST Certification Course by TaxGuru & MSME- Click here to Join
2. The Board had informed vide said Circular dated 14.09.2011 that export of ONION is prohibited vide Notification No.73(RE-2010)/2009-2014 dated 09-09-2011. Now DGFT vide Notification No.75(RE-2010)/2009-2014 dated 20/09/2011 amended the said notification and lifted the ban on export of Onion with immediate effect. Export of Onions is now allowed subject to Minimum Export Price of $475.00 per MTS or as notified by DGFT from time to time. The field formation may take note of this change and strictly monitor the conditions of the said Notification.
3 . Board’s Circular no. 41/2011-Customs dated 14-09-2011 stands modified to the above extent. The reports prescribed therein shall continue to be sent till further notice.
Senior Technical Officer(Tariff Unit)
F. No. 524/53/2011-STO(TU)