Government of India
Ministry of Commerce & Industry
Department of Commerce
Notification No. 29 (RE-2015)/2015-2020
New Delhi, the 17th September, 2016
Subject: Import policy of Worked monumental or building stone (except
slate) and articles thereof, other than goods of heading 6801; mosaic cubes and
the like, of natural stone (including slate), whether or not on a backing;
artificially coloured granules, chippings and powder, of natural stone
S.O.(E) - In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 3 of the Foreign
Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 read with Para 1.02 and 2.01 of the
Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, as amended from time to time, the Central
Government hereby amends the Import Policy Condition of Schedule-I (Import
Policy) stipulated under
Notification No 38 dated 26.08.2013 in respect of ITC(HS) Codes
68022310, 68022390, 68022900 and 68029300 related to granite slabs w.e.f.
2. The above policy is hereby amended, such that after amendment w.e.f.
1.10.2016, the policy conditions in respect of the above ITC (HS) Codes shall
read as under:
“ Import permitted freely provided cif value is US $ 50 or above per square
metre (for maximum thickness of slab of 20 mm)."
3. The effect of this Notification:-
The import of items under the ITC(HS) Codes specified above related to
granite slabs is permitted freely provided cif value is US $ 50 or above per
square metre (for maximum thickness of slab of 20 mm) w.e.f. 1.10.2016.
Director General of Foreign Trade
(Issued from F.No. 01/53/Misc/AM16/Marble-8/lC)