NOTIFICATION NO. 22 (RE-2012)/2009-2014

NEW DELHI: Dated: 11 October, 2012

Subject: – Amendment in ITC (HS) 2012 Schedule 1 – Import Policy with Customs Tariff Schedule-2012.

S.O. (E) In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5, read along with Section 3(2) of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 2.1 of Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments in the Schedule 1 – Import Policy of the ITC (HS), 2012 in line with Customs Tariff schedule-2012.

2. The following tariff lines at 8 digit in Chapter 44, 50, 51, 52, 57, 58, 62 & 63, which were omitted, are included as new entries to the ITC (HS) 2012 published vide Notification No. 111 dated 18.4.2012. These are to be added to the respective Sub-headings (at 6 digit) :

Sl. No. HS Code Description Policy Policy Condition
1. 4410 90 40 of Coir free
2. 4411 94 22 of Coir free
3 5007 90 10 of Handloom woven free
4 5112 90 50 of Handloom free
5 5208 31 21 of Handloom free
6. 5208 41 21 of Handloom free
7. 5208 49 21 of Handloom free
8. 5208 59 20 of Handloom free
9. 5209 51 11 of Handloom free
10. 5702 42 30 Carpets, rugs and mats of Handloom free
11. 5705 00 24 Cotton Durries of Handloom (including Chindi Durries, Cotton, Chenille Durries, Rag Rug Durries, Printed Durries, Druggets) free
12. 5705 00 42 Mats and mattings including Bath Mats, where cotton predominates by weight, of Handloom, Cotton Rugs of Handloom free
13. 5802 19 50 of Handloom free
14. 6214 10 30 of Handloom free
15. 6216 00 20 of Handloom free
16. 6302 21 10 Handloom free
17. 6302 51 10 Handloom free
18. 6302 60 10 Handloom free
19. 6302 91 10 Handloom free
20. 6304 19 40 Bedsheets and Bed Covers of cotton, Handloom free
21. 6304 92 11 Counterpanes – of Handloom free
22. 6304 92 21 Napkins – of Handloom free
23. 6304 92 31 Pillow cases and pillow slips – of Handloom free
24. 6304 92 41 Table cloth and Table Covers – of Handloom free
25. 6304 92 81 Cushion covers – of Handloom free
26. 6304 92 91 Other furnishing articles – of Handloom free
27. 6304 99 91 of silk, Handloom free
28. 6304 99 92 of wool, Handloom free
29. 6307 10 30 of Cotton, Handloom free

3. The following tariff lines were notified in the ITC(HS) vide Notification No 51/2009-14 dated 8 July, 2010 but were omitted in the latest publication of ITC (HS) 2012 vide Notification No. 111 dated 18.4.2012. These tariff lines (at 8 digit) are being included now in chapter 53, 56, 57 & 94 to the respective Sub-headings (at 6 digits):

Sl. No. HS Code Description Policy Policy Condition
1. 5308 10 20 Spooled hanks free
2. 5311 00 15 of coir including log form and geotextiles</x></x> free
3. 5602 90 10 of Rubberized Coir, needled felt free
4. 5701 90 20 of Coir including geotextile free
5. 5703 90 20 Carpets and floor coverings of coir free
6. 9404 29 20 of rubberized coir with or without combination or other materials whether or not with metallic springs. free

5. In Chapter 53, the description of the following two items at 8 digit were modified vide Notification No 51/2009-14 dated 8 July, 2010, but were omitted in the latest publication of ITC (HS) 2012 vide Notification No. 111 dated 18.4.2012. These are now included as under:

Sl. No. HS Code Existing Description Amended Description
1. 5305 00 10 Coir Bristle Fibre Coir bristle fibre, coir mattress fibre, coir short fibre, coir bit fibre, decorticated coir fibre
2. 5305 00 40 Coir pith Coir pith, processed in value added forms like briquettes, coins, neo discs, grow bags, organic manure and in loose form for use in horticulture or agriculture

5. Effect of this Notification:

Certain items with their attendant ITC (HS) codes were omitted in the ITC(HS) published vide Notification No. 111 dated 18.4.2012.These have been incorporated with a view to align with Customs Tariff Schedule 2012.

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in

(Issued from F.No. M-6192/AM-04/PC-2(A))

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