PUBLIC NOTICE  NO.130 (RE-2007) /2004-2009 dated 27.3.2008

Suspension of DEPB rates


             In exercise of powers conferred under Paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2004-2009 and Paragraph 1.1 of the Handbook of Procedures (Vol.I), the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendments in the “Schedule of DEPB Rates” with immediate effect


1.         Product Group: Engineering        Product Code: 61


The Serial numbers 67b, 67c, 85, 326, 327, 328, 329, 330, 336, 337, 341, 342, 343,344, 345, 350,351, 352, 381, 386, 387, 390 and 391 are temporarily suspended.


2.         Product Group: Chemicals                Product Code : 62


            The Serial numbers 842 and 899 are temporarily suspended.


3.         Product Group: Miscellaneous Products                  Product Group: 90


(i)                 Products covered under the DEPB Sl. No. for Engineering Product Group and Chemicals Product Group mentioned at Sl. No. (1) and (2) above shall not be       entitled for DEPB benefit under Sl. No. 22D of the Misc. Product Groups.

(ii)               Export of Non-basmati rice shall not be entitled for DEPB rate under Sl. No. 22C and 22D of the Miscellaneous Product.


This issues in the public interest.



(R. S. Gujral)

Director General of Foreign Trade and

Ex-Officio Additional Secretary to the Government of India



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