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[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY PART-II, SECTION-3, SUB-SECTION (ii)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

14/2015-2020, Dated: July 12, 2021

Subject: Supply of essential commodities to the Republic of Maldives during Year 2021-22 to 2023-24

In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 3 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992), as amended, read with paragraph 1.02 and 2.01 of the Foreign Trade Policy (FTP) 2015-2020, the Central Government hereby allows the following quantities of Eggs, Potatoes, Onions, Rice, Wheat Flour, Sugar, Dal, Stone Aggregates and River Sand for export to the Republic of Maldives under bilateral trade agreement between Government of India and Government of Maldives during the period 2021-22, 2022-23 and 2023-24:

S. No.
Commodity
Quantity to be allowed for FY 2021-22
Quantity to be allowed for FY 2022-23
Quantity to be allowed for FY 2023-24
1. Eggs
407,178,004 Nos
407,178,004 Nos
407,178,004 Nos
2. Potatoes
20,488.65 MT
20,488.65 MT
20,488.65 MT
3. Onions
34,046.79 MT
34,046.79 MT
34,046.79 MT
4. Rice
118,303.20 MT
118,303.20 MT
118,303.20 MT
5. Wheat Flour
103,964.72 MT
103,964.72 MT
103,964.72 MT
6. Sugar
61,423.17 MT
61,423.17 MT
61,423.17 MT
7. Dal
213.79 MT
213.79 MT
213.79 MT
8. Stone Aggregates
800,000 MT
800,000 MT
800,000 MT
9. River Sand
800,000 MT
800,000 MT
800,000 MT

2. Export of the above items shall be exempted from any existing or future restriction/prohibition during the period 2021-22, 2022-23 and 2023-24 to the Republic of Maldives.

3. For the export of above quantity of River Sand and Stone Aggregates, CAPEXIL shall ensure that the suppliers/extractors have obtained appropriate clearances and mining of the sand is not undertaken in the Coastal Regulation Zone Area, which is prohibited under the Coastal Regulation Zone notification.

4. In addition to above, export of River Sand and Stone Aggregates will be allowed subject to the exporter obtaining necessary environmental clearances/No Objection Certificate from the designated nodal authority of respective State Governments from where the River Sand is obtained. This permission will also be subject to any State legislation/judicial orders relating to mining of 'River Sand' and 'Stone Aggregates'.

5. Effect of this notification:

Export of Eggs, Potatoes, Onions, Rice, Wheat Flour, Sugar, Dal, Stone Aggregates and River Sand has been permitted to the Republic of Maldives under bilateral trade agreement between Government of India and Government of Maldives during the period 2021-22, 2022-23 and 2023-24 as per the quantities indicated in the Table at Para 1 above. The export of above items to Republic of Maldives will be exempted from any existing or future restriction/prohibition.

[Issued from F. No. 01/91/171/59/AM20/EC/E-20816]

Amit Yadav
Director General of Foreign Trade
Ex-officio Additional Secretary, Government of India

[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY PART-II, SECTION-3, SUB-SECTION (ii)]

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE
NEW DELHI

NOTIFICATION NO

13/2015-2020, Dated: July 12, 2021

Subject: Amendment of Policy conditions of Chapter-48 of ITC (HS), 2017, Schedule-I (Import Policy).

In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 and Section 5 of FT (D&R) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 1.02 and 2.01 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, as amended from time to time, the Central Government hereby amends the following Policy Conditions of Chapter-48 of ITC (HS) 2017, Schedule -1 (Import Policy) as under :

Existing Policy Condition
Revised
Policy Condition
1(1) Import of Water-mark Bank Note Paper may be made, without an import licence, by the Note Printing Presses of the Government of India, namely, Currency Note Press, Nasik; Bank Note Press, Dewas both units of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Limited (SPMCIL); Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Ltd. (BRBNMPL) units in Mysore, Salboni and Bangalore, subject to submission of a certificate of import from the Head of units and with actual user condition. Import of Water-mark Bank Note Paper may be made, without an import licence, by the Note Printing Presses of the Government of India, namely, Currency Note Press, Nasik; Bank Note Press, Dewas both units of Security Printing and Minting Corporation of India Limited (SPMCIL); Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Ltd.(BRBNMPL) units in Mysore, Salboni and Bangalore, subject to submission of a certificate of import from the Head of units and with actual user condition.
(II) The importer shall furnish quarterly returns of the quantity and value of the imports made by him to the Ministry of Finance for the quarters ending 30th June, 30th September, 31st December and 31st March of each financial year, within 30 days of the close of the quarter concerned

 

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Effect of the Notification: The name of BRBNMPL as appearing in Policy Condition 1(1) of Chapter 48 of ITC HS 2017, Schedule-I (Import Policy) is corrected to read as Bharatiya Reserve Bank Note Mudran Private Ltd. Policy Condition 1(II) of Chapter-48 of ITC(HS) 2017, Schedule-I (Import Policy) is deleted as a step towards reducing compliance burden.

This issues with the approval of Minister of Commerce & Industry.

[F.No. 01/89/180/37/AM-20/PC-2[A]./Part-I /e-28076]

Amit Yadav
Director General of Foreign Trade &
Ex-officio Addl. Secretary to the Government of India