(To be published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary Part-I Section-I)
Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Department of Commerce
Public Notice No.66/2015-2020
New Delhi, the Dated: 21 March, 2016
Subject:- Allocation of additional quantity for export of sugar to USA under Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ).
In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraphs 2.04 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby allocates an additional quantity of 723 MTs (Seven Hundred and Twenty Three metric tons) of raw cane sugar (at 98 degree pol), out of non-levy (Free Sale) quota for export under Tariff Rate Quota (TRQ) to USA for the US fiscal year 2016 (October 1, 2015 to September 30, 2016).
2. As per Notification No. 3/2015-20 dated 20.04.2015, export of sugar (HS Code 17010000) to USA under TRQ is ‘Free’ subject to the conditions notified in the ‘Nature of Restrictions’ in the above notification.
3. Certificate of Origin, if required, for export of preferential sugar to USA, shall be issued by Additional Director General of Foreign Trade, Mumbai. Other certification requirement, if any, prescribed specifically for export of sugar to USA would continue to be followed.
4. The reporting requirement as notified vide Notification No. 3/2015-2020 dated 20.04.2015 would be required to be followed.
5. Effect of this Public Notice:
Additional quantity of 723 MTs (Seven Hundred and Twenty Three metric tons) of raw cane sugar to be exported to USA under TRQ upto 30.09.2016 has been notified.
Director General of Foreign Trade
(Issued from F.No.01/91/180/879/AM08/Export Cell/Pt)