4th September,2004


Notification No. 17/2004-Central Excise (N.T.)

G.S.R. 565(E) In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-rule (1) of rule 20 of the Central Excise Rules, 2002 and in supersession of the Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, notification No. 47/2001-CE (N.T.), dated the 26th June, 2001, published vide G.S.R. 476(E), dated the 26th June, 2001, the Central Government hereby, extends the facility of removal of all excisable goods specified in column (2) of the Table below from the factory of production to a warehouse, or from one warehouse to another warehouse without payment of duty.


Sl. No.

Excisable goods



1. Goods of the following description, namely :-

(a ) benzene; 
(b) toluene; 
(c) xylene; 
(d) propylene; and 
(e) tertiary amyl methylene ether, falling under Chapter 29 of the First Schedule to the Central Excise Tariff Act, 1985 (5 of 1986);









All the following goods where such goods are cleared from the factory of production to a warehouse appointed under section 57 or licensed under section 58 of the Customs Act, 1962 
( 52 of 1962) and are intended for direct supply –

  1. as stores to a foreign-going vessel or aircraft; or
  2. to a meal uplift station outside India:

(i) Cigarettes, 
(ii) Aerated waters, 
(iii) Prepared and Preserved Foods, 
(iv) Aluminium foil covers, 
(v) Stainless steel cutlery, 
(vi) Butter, 
(vii) cheese .

Explanation : – “Foreign-going vessel or aircraft” and “stores” shall have the meanings respectively assigned to them in Section 2 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962).

2. This notification will come into force on  6th September, 2004.


                                                                         Vijay Mohan Jain 
Under Secretary to the Government of India

More Under Excise Duty

Posted Under

Category : Excise Duty (4056)

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.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