GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
NEW DELHI, DATED THE 24th June, 2005
S.O.(E) In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 read with paragraph 1.3 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2004-2009, as amended from time to time, the Central Government hereby makes the following amendments:-
1.In the third sentence of sub-paragraph 6.8(a), as amended, the item “books” shall be deleted.
2.The sub-paragraph 6.8(j) shall be amended as under:
“(j) In case of DTA sale of goods manufactured by EOU/EHTP/STP/BTP, where basic duty and CVD is nil, such goods may be considered as non-excisable for the purpose of payment of duty. This will, however, not be applicable in case of DTA sale of books.”
This issues in Public interest.
( K.T. CHACKO )
Director General of Foreign Trade and
Ex Officio Additional Secretary to the Government of India
(Issued from F.No.01/92/180/312/AM04/PC.II)