DGFT NOTIFICATION NO.  13  (RE-2007)/ 2004-2009 dated 10.07.2007
Import Licensing Note No. (3) will be added a Chapter 10 - Import of GM rice is restricted
S.O. (E) In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 read with paragraph 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy 2004-09, the Central Government hereby amends Schedule I (Imports) of the ITC(HS) Classifications of Export and Import Items, 2004-09 as under:

1. Import Licensing Note No. (3) will be added at the end of Chapter 10 and will be read as follows:

3. Import of GM rice is restricted. Import of rice in India is permitted only if the exporter is able to furnish a certificate from the competent Government Authorities from country of export that the exported rice is GM free.

2. This issues in public interest.


(R.S. Gujral)
Director General of Foreign Trade
And Ex-Officio Additional Secretary to the Govt. of India

(Issued from File No 01/89/180/178/AM03/PC-IA)

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