Public Notice No. 96 (RE-2010)/2009-2014 dated 7.2.2012
Sub: Amendment in Appendix - 30 A relating to Export Obligation Period under Advance Authorization/DFIA Schemes.

In exercise of powers conferred under Para 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendments in the Handbook of Procedures (Vol.1), 2009-14:-

2. The export obligation period of “Silk in any form” appearing at Sl. No. 6 of the Appendix 30A related to “Export Obligation Period for Specified Inputs” is amended as follows with immediate effect:-

Sl. No.

Import Item(s)


Export Obligation Period from the date of clearance of each import consignment by Customs authority

Existing Provisions

Amended Provisions



Silk in any form

6 months

9 months

Export Obligation Period for import of “silk in any form” is increased from six months to nine months.

(Anup K.Pujari)
Director General of Foreign Trade

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