MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
(Department of Commerce)
New Delhi, the 20th December, 2021
S.O. 5318(E).—In exercise of powers conferred by section 3 read with section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 (22 of 1992), read with paragraphs 1.02 and 2.01 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, as amended from time to time, the Central Government hereby amends the Department of Commerce Notification S.O. 1858 (E) dated 15.05.2021 read with Department of Commerce Notification S.O. 3707(E) dated 13.09.2021 as under:-
1. The “Free” Import Policy of Tur/Pigeon Peas (Cajanus Cajan) (ITC(HS) 0713 60 00) and Urad [Beans of the SPP Vigna Mungo (L.) Hepper] (ITC(HS) 0713 3110) shall stand extended up to 31.03.2022.
2. For import of the above-mentioned two items, the Bill of Lading/Lorry Receipt should be issued on or before 31.03.2022. The import of such consignments may be cleared given that the „Out of charge‟ has been authorised by the Customs Authorities on or before 30.06.2022.
Effect of the Notification: Import policy for Urad and Tur shall remain unchanged. The Import Policy is „Free‟ for consignments with Bill of Lading/Lorry Receipt dated on or before 31.03.2022. Imports should be cleared from Customs on or before 30.06.2022.
This issues with the approval of Minister of Commerce and Industry.
[F. No. 14/1/2021-EP (Agri-III)]
DIWAKAR NATH MISRA, Jt. Secy.