Twelve Parties Allocated Pepper Quota for Duty Free Import from Sri Lanka under FTA

[DGFT Trade Notice No. 07 dated 27th May 2016]

Sub: Allocation of quantity of Black Pepper, Vanaspati Bakery, Shortening & Margarine and Coconut for import under the Indo-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement for the financial year 2016-17.

In terms of Annexure-1 to Appendix 2A of FTP, 2015-20 read with Public Notice No. 62 dated 25.02.2016, the allocation of 2,500 MTs of Black Pepper for import under the Indo-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement for the financial year 2016-17, is attached as Annexure to this Trade Notice. Since, no application has been received within the stipulated time i.e. 28.02.2016 for import of Vanaspati Bakery, Shortening & Margarine and Desiccated Coconut, allocation of quantity of Vanaspati Bakery, Shortening & Margarine and Desiccated Coconut could not be made.

2.  Applicants who have been allowed to import pepper under the Indo-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement for the financial year 2016-17 may contact concerned Regional Authorities (RAs) of DGFT for obtaining license. The validity of the quota is till 31st March, 2017. The applicants who have been allowed to import pepper under Indo-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement shall submit utilization certificate of the quantity imported to the concerned Regional Authority and DGFT(HQ) by 31st October, 2016, to enable to reassess the quota so available and for re-distributing the same on the basis of fresh application. If considered necessary. Failure to fully utilize the quota would debar the applicant from applying under ISLFTA for the next three financial year. The applicants allowed to import under quota have to assess their import requirement and if they are not able to utilize their quota, then they have to submit fully/partially the unutilized quota by 31st October, 2016. The surrendered quota will be put up for offer to fresh applicants. Applicants who are not able to utilize the quota and also fail to surrender by 31st October, 2016, will be black listed for the next 3 years without giving any further reason.

Annexure to Trade Notice No. 07/2016 dated 27 May, 2016

Allocation of quantity of Black Pepper under the Indo-Sri Lanka Free Trade Agreement for the financial year 2016-17.

SNo.

Name of the firm/File No.

Quantity of Pepper allotted

1.

M/s. Hindustan Global, Mumbai

01/53/162/Misc/AM-16/H-34/IC

252 MT

2.

M/s. MBS Agro, Pune

01/53/8/639/AM-16/M-71/IC

30 MT

3.

M/s. Radha V Company, Mumbai

01/53/8/640/AM-16/R-56/IC

252 MT

4.

M/s. Shanuga Spices Pvt. Ltd., Pune

01/53/8/641/AM-16/S-142/IC

252 MT

5.

M/s. G.T. Jayanti Agrochem (India) Pvt. Ltd., Chennai

01/53/162/1077/AM-16/G-30/IC

252 MT

6.

M/s. Ruby Overseas, Chennai

01/53/8/643/AM-16/R-31/IC

100 MT

7.

M/s. Hira Traders, Chennai

01/53/8/642/AM-16/H-31/IC

100 MT

8.

M/s. Ashwin Traders, Mumbai

01/53/8/645/AM-16/A-87/IC

252 MT

9.

M/s. Jatin Traders, Mumbai

01/53/8/646/AM-16/J-24/IC

252 MT

10.

M/s. Indian Spices, Navi Mumbai

01/53/8/647/AM-16/J-50/IC

252 MT

11.

M/s. Raizada Exports, Delhi

01/53/162/1046/AM-16/R-57/IC

252 MT

12.

M/s. Lallson Overseas, Delhi

01/53/162/1045/AM-16/L-15/IC

252 MT

 

Total

2498 MT