Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Department of Commerce
Directorate General of Foreign Trade
Dated: 21st July, 2020
1. All Members of the Trade
2. All DGFT RAs
3. All Custom Authorities
Subject: Procedure for EXPORT OF SAMPLES of PPE Medical Coveralls for COVID-19
DGFT has received several representations from the exporters seeking permission to send samples outside India for testing purpose/potential buyers etc. The issue was examined and it has been decided to allow exporters to apply for export license to send samples of PPE medical coveralls for COV1D-19.
2. The procedure for issuance of export license for sending: samples of PPE Medical Coveralls for COVID-19 is outlined below:
I. Export of quantity up to 50 units of ‘PPE medical coveralls for Covid-19’ samples per IEC per country will be allowed.
II. Exporters may anytime apply online through DGFT’s ECOM system for Export authorizations (Non-SCOMET Restricted items) — Please refer Trade Notice No. 50 dated 18.03.2019. There is no need to send any hard copy of the application via mail or post.
III. The item description in the application must specify ” PPE medical coveralls for COVID-19 Samples”
IV. Validity of the export license will be for 3 months only.
V. The following documents may be submitted at the time of application:
a. A Copy of lEC of the firm.
b. Documentary proof of manufacturing of textile/medical textiles products or medical devices by the firm.
c. All the documents must be duly self-attested by the authorized person of the firm.
VI. Incomplete applications will not be considered for export license. Any application received through email will not be considered.
3. This issues with the approval of Competent Authority
Deputy Director General of Foreign Trade
(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/21/AM20/EC/E-20473)