Notification No. 73 (RE-2013)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated: 12 March, 2014

Subject:- Export Policy of Onions.

S.O. (E) In exercise of 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, 2009-2014, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendment, with immediate effect, in the Chapter 7 of Schedule 2 of ITC(HS) Classification of Export & Import Items relating to export of onion.

2. In Chapter 7 of Schedule 2 of ITC(HS) Classification of Export & Import Items the column under the heading “Export Policy” in respect of Serial Number 51 and 52 relating to export of onion is amended to read as “Free” in place of “STE”. Accordingly the Note 1 below the Table gets deleted. The Table would now be as under:

Chapter 7

Edible Vegetables and Certain Roots and Tubers

Note 1 Reference to onions in this chapter includes onions fresh or chilled frozen, provisionally preserved or dried.

S.No. Tariff Item HS Code Unit Item Description

Export Policy

Nature of Restriction
51 0703 10 10

0712 20 00

Kg Onion (all varieties except Bangalore Rose onions and Krishnapuram onions) excluding cut, sliced or broken in powder form.

Free

52 0703 10 10

0712 20 00

Kg Bangalore Rose onions and Krishnapuram onions excluding cut, sliced or broken in powder form.

Free

53 0712 20 00 Kg Onions (of all varieties) in cut, sliced or broken in powder form

Free

Export licensing note of Chapter 7

Note 1: Deleted

3. Effect of this notification:

Export of onion has been made free. Earlier export of onion at Sl. No. 51 & 52 was permitted through STEs.

(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in

(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/922/AM08/PC-III/Export Cell)

More Under DGFT

Posted Under

Category : DGFT (3739)
Type : Notifications (15900) Notifications/Circulars (32168)
Tags : DGFT Notifications (3666)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *