Public Notice No- 63/2010 dated 07.07.2011
Amendment/modification of SION, J-373
In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 2.4 of the
Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, an amendment is made in SION, J-373 of Textile
Product Group in the Handbook of Procedure Vol. II (as stated in paragraph 1.1
2. The SION, J-373 of Textile Product Group (Product Code J), as notified vide
Public Notice No-180/(RE:2008)/2004-2009 dated 14.05.2009 contained 4 (four)
items as permissible to be imported. Now this is being amended to add a fifth
item of import. There is no change in other four items: either in description or
in quantity; or in the description of export item.
||Import item S.No.
||Raw cotton (not carded or combed)
||5) Pesticides (Biocides/Fungicides/Herbicides/Insecticides)
Note: 3- For import item at S.No. 5, General Note No.2 of Chemicals and Allied
Product Group shall apply. The General Note No.2 of Chemicals and Allied Product
Group reads as- “Unless otherwise specifically mentioned, the quantity of inputs
allowed are based on 100% strength/ concentration. In case the strength/
concentration/ purity of the item imported/ proposed to be imported is different
from what is mentioned alongwith the description of import item/ 100% strength
etc., quantity of the item may be reduced or enhanced based on actual
concentration of the imported inputs in the inverse ratio, i.e., more the
concentration, the lesser the requirement and vice-versa”.
3. Effect of this Public Notice:
Earlier, in SION, J-373, there were four items, which were allowed for imports.
Now, fifth import item i.e “Pesticides
(Biocides/Fungicides/Herbicides/Insecticides)” is added in SION, J-373 alongwith
(Anup K. Pujari)
Director General of Foreign Trade
(Issued from F. No. 01/84/162/717/AM09/DES-V)