Under the Exim Policy 2002-2007, following list of items
are allowed to import in India without any license or certificate.
Any form of metallic waste, scrap or any defective item
which is far below their original price.
Any material that does not contain any kind of
hazardous waste or radioactive element in it.
Waste paper material.
Woolen Rags or shoddy wool in completely mutilated
PET bottle waste.
Import of any kind of old ships, which are now not in
use can also be done in India under the guidelines issued by the Ministry of
For the import of metal scrap, from a country involve in
any kind of war or rebellion activities, following documents are required from
the exporters side.
Pre-shipment inspection certificate from a reputed
inspection or certification agencies as mentioned in the Handbook of
Procedure Volume-1 to the effect that
The consignment does not contain any type of arms
and ammunition or radioactive waste.
Imported item must be a metallic waste or scrap as
per internationally defined parameters.
Contract agreement between the importer and the
exporter does not contain any kind of arms, ammunition, mines, shells,
cartridges, radioactive waste or any other explosive material in any form.
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