Powered by InfodriveIndia.com

Declaration of Intent for claiming benefits of various schemes under Chapter 3 of FTP 2009-14 and mentioning of ITC [HS] Codes on Shipping Bills, mandatory requirements thereof., DGFT Policy Circular No 40/2009-2014, 16-07-2010


Date: 16-07-2010
Notification No: DGFT Policy Circular No 40/2009-2014
Issuing Authority: DGFT  
Type: Circular
File No: F.No. 01/91/180/1582/AM10/PC3
Subject: Declaration of Intent for claiming benefits of various schemes under Chapter 3 of FTP 2009-14 and mentioning of ITC [HS] Codes on Shipping Bills, mandatory requirements thereof.

GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE
UDYOG BHAWAN, NEW DELHI-110011

Policy Circular No. 40/2009-14

Dated: 16th July, 2010

To

All Regional Authorities

All Customs Authorities

FIEO and All EPCs

Sub: Declaration of Intent for claiming benefits of various schemes under Chapter 3 of FTP 2009-14 and mentioning of ITC [HS] Codes on Shipping Bills, mandatory requirements thereof.

In order to operationalising EDI Message Exchange of Chapter 3 Reward Schemes of FTP with Customs Database, a meeting was held under the Chairmanship of DGFT on 21.5.2010. In terms of the decision taken therein, it has been decided that:

  1. Attention is invited to Public Notice No. 82/2009-14 dated 16.7.2010. For export of goods exported from 1st January 2011 onwards, the Declaration of Intent for Claiming the benefits under Chapter 3 of FTP, in terms of Para 3.11.8 of FTP 2009-14 as amended by Public Notice No. 82/2009-14 dated 16.7.2010, has been made mandatory for all types of shipments seeking to claim the benefits of Chapter 3 reward schemes.

  2. It has further been decided that exporter shall mandatorily mention the 8 digit ITC (HS) code on the Shipping Bill. Moreover, where 8 digit ITC (HS) code for the export product / category is not specified in the Chapter 3 scheme related Appendices, the applicable entry of the intended reward scheme should be mentioned on the Shipping Bill.

  3. The EDI Software of Customs (ICEGATE) is being modified from the present system of categorizing shipments as “NO EXPORT INCENTIVE” (in case the export is not under Chapter 4 or 5 of FTP, i.e. DBK, DFIA, AA, DEPB and/or EPCG Schemes) to merely clicking “YES” in the relevant place to enable the exporters to declare their intent in the Shipping Bills. The exporters may, however, declare the intent anywhere in the Shipping Bill till such time the ICEGATE software is modified.

2. EPCs should make special efforts to educate the Trade and Industry in general and exporting community in particular with respect of this change regarding the requirement of ‘declaration of intent’ even for all types of shipments including those under Advance Authorisation, DEPB, Drawback, EPCG, DFIA etc. and the ‘mandatory requirement of mentioning the 8 digit ITC HS Code on the Shipping Bill’.

This issues with the approval of DGFT.

Sd/-
[Anil Kumar Singh]
Joint Director General of Foreign Trade
[Issued from F.No. 01/91/180/1582/AM10/PC3]

       


Enquiry Form

Fields marked with an asterisk * are required.

 




What is New?

Date: 25-11-2014
Central Excise INSTRUCTION
Regarding procedure of service tax refund/exemption to SEZ

Date: 25-11-2014
RBI/2014-15/316 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 41
Routing of funds raised abroad to India

Date: 21-11-2014
RBI/2014-15/309 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No. 39
External Commercial Borrowings (ECB) Policy – Parking of ECB proceeds

Date: 21-11-2014
RBI/2014-15/310 A.P. (DIR Series) Circular No.40
Release of Foreign Exchange for Haj/ Umrah pilgrimage

Date: 21-11-2014
Customs Notification No. 32/ 2014
Seeks to exempt from customs duty goods required for the Intensified Malaria Control Project funded by GFATM.

Date: 21-11-2014
Customs Notification No. 44/2014-Customs (ADD)
Seeks to levy definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of diclofenac sodium, originating in or exported from People's Republic of China, for a period of five years.

Date: 21-11-2014
Customs Notification No. 45/2014-Customs (ADD)
Seeks to levy definitive anti-dumping duty on imports of Digital Versatile Discs-Recordable (DVD-R and DVD-RW), originating in or exported from People's Republic of China, Hong Kong and Chinese Taipei for a period of five years.

Date: 21-11-2014
Central Excise Notification No 23/2014
Seeks to exempt from excise duty goods required for the Intensified Malaria Control Project funded by GFATM.

Date: 20-11-2014
DGFT Public Notice No.75/(RE 2013)/2009-14
Modification of SION A-1475 and SIONs A-1839, A-1841 and A-1842.

Date: 20-11-2014
Customs Notification No 111/2014 (NT)
Rate of exchange of conversion of each of the foreign currency with effect from 21st November, 2014