Search Global Export Import Trade Data
Recent Searches: No Recent Searches

Date: 23-09-2021
Notification No: Notifications No. 31/2015-2020-DGFT
Issuing Authority: DGFT  
Type: Notification
File No: [F. No. 01/91/180/003/AM22/EC/E-29139]
Subject: Amendment in Export Policy of Mercury and insertion of Policy Condition

Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Department of Commerce
Udyog Bhawan
New Delhi

Notifications No. 31/2015-2020-DGFT

New Delhi, the 23rd September, 2021

Subject : Amendment in Export Policy of Mercury and insertion of Policy Condition.

S.O. 3954(E).—In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 read with Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992), as amended, read with Para 1.02 and 2.01 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-20, the Central Government hereby makes following amendment to ITC (HS) Code 28054000 of Chapter 28 of Schedule – 2 of ITC (HS) Export Policy related to export of Mercury

S.No. ITC HS Codes Description Revised Policy Existing Policy Condition Revised Policy Condition
115 D 28054000 Mercury Restricted - A Prior Informed Consent (PIC) procedure as per the provisions of the Minamata Convention on mercury is to be obtained from the National Focal Point of Minamata Convention in the Ministry of Environment, Forest and Climate Change (MoEF&CC) in case of import/export of mercury. Details of PIC procedure can be accessed from the website of MoEF&CC: http://moef.gov.in/ (Divisions ->Environment Divisions-> Hazardous Substance Management Division -> Import/Export).

2. Effect of this Notification:
Export Policy of Mercury has been amended from ‘Free’ to ‘Restricted’ with immediate effect. The export will be subject to obtaining Prior Informed Consent (PIC) from MoEF&CC.

This issues with the approval of Minister of Commerce & Industry.

[F. No. 01/91/180/003/AM22/EC/E-29139]

Director General of Foreign Trade,
& Ex-officio Secy.


Get Sample Now

Which service(s) are you interested in?
 Export Data
 Import Data
 Exim Help

Exim Guru Copyright © 1999-2021 Exim Guru. All Rights Reserved.
The information presented on the site is believed to be accurate. However, InfodriveIndia takes no legal responsibilities for the validity of the information.
Please read our Terms of Use and Privacy Policy before you use this Export Import Data Directory.


C/o InfodriveIndia Pvt Ltd
F-19, Pocket F, Okhla Phase-I
Okhla Industrial Area
New Delhi - 110020, India
Phone : 011 - 40703001