Category Archives: DGFT

Certificate of origin will be delivered within 24 hours/1(one) working day :DGFT

By | December 4, 2018

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) (DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE) Publuc Notice No. 53/2015-2020 New Delhi, the 30th November, 2018 Subject : Insertion of a new provision under Para 2.103 and amendment in Para 2.104 – reg. F. No. 01/93/180/56/AM-13/PC-2(B)/E-2205.—In exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.04 of the Foreign Trade Policy,… Read More »

Appendices & Aayat Niryaat Forms Amendment due to GST implementation

By | September 6, 2018

Amendments have been made in Apendices & Aayat Niryaat Forms (ANFs) pertaining to Chapter 7 of Handbook of Procedures 2015­2020 in light of implementation of GST and updation in FTP/ BP consequent upon Mid-Term Review on 5.12.2017 vide Public Notice No. 37/2015.2020 dated 4thSeptember, 2018. GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY DEPARTMENT OF… Read More »

Procedure for export of SCOMET items for repair/replacement purposes

By | September 6, 2018

Paragraph 2.79 C has been included in the Handbook of Procedures of FTP 2015- 20 to lay down the procedure for export of SCOMET items for repair/replacement purposes vide Public Notice No. 33/2015-20, Dated 4 September, 2018. Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan… Read More »

Procedure for export of SCOMET items for display/exhibition/tenders/RFP/ RFQ/NIT purposes.

By | September 6, 2018

Paragraph 2.79 D has been included in the Handbook of Procedures of FTP 2015- 20 to lay down the procedure for export of SCOMET items for display/exhibition/tenders/RFP/ RFQ/NIT purposes vide Public Notice No. 34/2015-20 dated 4th September, 2018. Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan Public Notice No.… Read More »

Revised Para 2.05 of Freign Trade policy (2015-20) on Importer-Exporter Code (IEC)

By | August 9, 2018

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Notification No. 24/2015-2020  New Delhi, Dated:08 August, 2018 Subject: Amendment in Para 2.05 of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020. S.O. (E): In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 of FT (D&R) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 1.02 and 2.01 of the… Read More »

Revised process of online IEC (Import Export Code) application

By | August 9, 2018

Guidelines On The Online Application Form For Issue/Modification In Importer Exporter Code (IEC) Number- Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi -110 011 Trade Notice No. 23/2018-19 New Delhi, Dated the  8th August, 2018 Subject: Amendment in Policy and Procedure for online IEC applications… Read More »

Apply Importer Exporter Code (IEC) online without Digital Signatures

By | August 9, 2018

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Public Notice No. 27/2015-2020 New Delhi, Dated: 08 August, 2018 Subject: Amendment in Para 2.08 of the Handbook of Procedure 2015-2020. S.O. (E): In exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy (2015-2020), the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby amends the… Read More »

Second Hand Goods Import Policy for repair

By | March 30, 2018

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan Notification No. 58/2015-2020 New Delhi, Dated:  28 March, 2018 Subject: Amendment in Para 2.31 of Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020. S.O. (E): In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 of FT (D&R) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 1.02 and 2.01… Read More »

MEIS applications for SEZs Exports simplified by DGFT

By | March 26, 2018

To be published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary Part-I, Section (I) Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi Public Notice 67/2015-2020  Dated the 22nd March , 2018 Subject: Processing of Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) applications for SEZs Exports. In pursuance of the objective of improving ease of… Read More »

Advance Authorization & EPCG Scheme : Extension of IGST & Compensation Cess exemption

By | March 26, 2018

Government of India Ministry of Commerce and Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan ***** Notification No. 54/2015-20 New Delhi, Dated 22nd March 2018 Subject:- Amendments to Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020 – Extension of Integrated and Goods and Service Tax (IGST) and Compensation Cess exemption under Advance Authorisation and EPCG scheme… Read More »

EOU scheme : Exemption Extended to IGST and compensation Cess

By | March 26, 2018

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE NOTIFICATION No. 55 /2015-2020 NEW DELHI, DATED THE 23 March, 2018 Subject: Amendments to Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 – Extension to Integrated Goods and Service Tax (IGST) and compensation Cess exemption under EOU scheme till 01.10.2018 – regd. S.O(E): In exercise of powers conferred… Read More »

Self Ratification Scheme : DGFT specified format of certificate

By | March 26, 2018

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE PUBLIC NOTICE No. 68/2015-2020  NEW DELHI, DATED THE 22 March, 2018 Subject: Amendments in Handbook of Procedures 2015-20- reg. In exercise of powers conferred under Paragraph 1.03 of the Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020, as amended from time to time, the Director General of Foreign Trade makes the… Read More »

PAN to be used as IEC code – Importer Exporter Code : DGFT

By | June 14, 2017

No.01/93/180/04/AM-18/PC-2(B) Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi Dated 12.06.2017 Trade Notice No.  09 To 1.  All IEC holders/applicants 2.  All EPCs / All Chambers of Trade and Industries 3.  FIEO/ASSOCHAM/CII 4.  All RA’s of DGFT 5.  All field formations of Customs Sub: Changes in… Read More »

Target Plus Scheme for exports effected during 01.04.2005 to 31.03.2006 – Notification

By | May 10, 2017

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) (DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 8th May, 2017 No. 06/2015-2020 S.O. 1448(E).—In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992, as amended, read with Para 1.02 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020 and in… Read More »

Simple notice to License holder if does not submit EODC / Redemption letter

By | May 4, 2017

Circular No. 16/2017-Customs  F. No. 605/85/2016-DBK Government of India Ministry of Finance: Department of Revenue Central Board of Excise & Customs Drawback Division ***** New Delhi, the 2nd May, 2017. To Principal Chief Commissioners/ Principal Directors General Chief Commissioners / Directors General Principal Commissioners & Commissioners all under CBEC Madam/ Sir, Subject: Monitoring of export… Read More »

Grant of Licences/ Authorisations for import of Gold Dore

By | April 25, 2017

F.No. 01/53/162/Misc/AM17/PMO/M-4/IC Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi-110011 Dated 21.04.2017 Trade Notice No. 04 To All RAs of DGFT Members of Trade/EPCs Sub: Consideration of applications for grant of Licences/ Authorisations for import of “Gold Dore” It is brought to the… Read More »

SEIS Schedule under App. 3D-Eligible period extended up to 31.3.2017

By | April 24, 2017

[TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY PART-I, SECTION (I)] GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE NEW DELHI PUBLIC NOTICE NO 3/2015-2020, Dated: April 21, 2017 Subject: Services Exports from India Schema (SEIS) – Schedule under Appendix 3D as annexure to the Public… Read More »

Duty Credit Scrip can be utilised for Custom Duty payment

By | April 24, 2017

(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. 04/2015-2020, Dated: April 21, 2017 Subject: Amendment in Para 3.18(a) of FTP 2015-20. In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5… Read More »

TRQ for Raw Sugar : Amendment in import policy

By | April 7, 2017

To be published in the Gazette of India Extraordinary Part-II, Section – 3, Sub-Section (ii)) Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Notification No.01/2015-2020 New Delhi, Dated: 5th April, 2017 Subject: TRQ for Raw Sugar: Amendment in import policy of raw sugar classified under Exim Code 170114… Read More »

Amendments to chapter 4 of Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20

By | March 22, 2017

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) (DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 21st March, 2017 No. 42/2015-2020 Subject: Amendments in Chapter 4 of the Foreign Trade Policy 2015-20 S.O. 905(E).— In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of FT (D&R) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 1.02 of the Foreign… Read More »

Export Policy of Sandalwood & ITC (HS) Classification Amended -Notification

By | February 1, 2017

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) (DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE) NOTIFICATION New Delhi, the 27th January, 2017 No. 37 /2015-2020 Subject: Export Policy of Sandalwood. S.O. 268(E).— In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 3 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992), as amended, read… Read More »

ITC (HS) 2017 – Schedule-1 (Import Policy) notified by DGFT

By | January 19, 2017

Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade Udyog Bhawan Notification No. 36/2015-2020 New Delhi, Dated: 17 January, 2017 Subject: Notification of ITC (HS), 2017 – Schedule-1 (Import Policy) S.O. (E): In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act,… Read More »

Comments Invited on Consolidated FDI Policy we.f 07.june.2016

By | January 18, 2017

Consolidated Foreign Direct Investment Policy Circular of 2017 – inviting comments from stakeholders Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion issued a ‘Consolidated FDI Policy Circular (Circular 1 of 2010)‘ on 31/03/2010, compiling all the information on FDI policy at one place. The Circular subsumed all the earlier Press Notes/ Press Releases/ Clarifications regarding Government’s policy… Read More »

Export Policy of Animal By-Products revised

By | January 16, 2017

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) Notification New Delhi, the 13th January, 2017 No. 34 /2015-2020 Subject : Export Policy of Animal By-Products. S.O. 131(E).—In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992), as amended, read with Para 1.02 of the… Read More »

Procedure for claiming Duty Credit Scrips for shipments where LEO date is upto 31.03.2015 but export is on or after 01.04.2015

By | December 30, 2016

MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) PUBLIC NOTICE New Delhi, the 29th December, 2016 No. 48/2015-2020 Subject: Procedure for claiming Duty Credit Scrips under Chapter 3 of FTP 2009 -14 for shipments where LEO date is upto 31.03.2015 but date of export is on or after 01.04.2015. F. No. 01/61/180/88/AM16/PC-3.—In exercise of powers… Read More »

Boric Acid ineligible for imports under Duty Free Import Authorisation (DFIA) Scheme.

By | November 9, 2016

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE Public Notice No. 42/2015-2020 New Delhi, the 8th November, 2016 Subject:- Amendments in Standard Input Output Norms (SION) – reg In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 1.03 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, the Director General of… Read More »

Reimbursement of Duty in lieu of drawback for supply of goods to SEZ

By | November 4, 2016

Amendment to Instruction No. 9 regarding Procedure for Reimbursement of Duty (ROD) in lieu of drawback for supply of goods to SEZ Developers against Indian Rupees. Instruction No. 86 Fl. No. D.6/35/2011-SEZ Government of India Ministry of Commerce & Industry Department of Commerce (SEZ Division) Udyog Bhawan, New Delhi   Dated the 31st October, 2016… Read More »

Amendments in Standard Input Output Norms (SION) of Food product

By | November 3, 2016

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA MINISTRY OF COMMERCE & INDUSTRY DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE Public Notice No. 41/2015-2020 New Delhi, the 02nd November,2016 Subject:- Amendments in Standard Input Output Norms (SION) of Product group: Food products -reg. In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 1.03 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015- 2020,… Read More »