Radiation Monitors Installation for Un-shredded Scrap at Designated Ports Extended by Three More Months to 30 September 2019

         Inspection of each and every container at Entry Port through X-ray Scanner Impossible, Load Port Inspection more Efficient and less Costing

[DGFT Public Notice No. 13/2015-2020 dated 25 June 2019]

Effect of this Public Notice: The period for installation and operationalization of Radiation Portal Monitors and Container Scanner in the designated ports is extended up to 30.09.2019.

Subject: Amendment in Para 2.54 of the Handbook of Procedures, 2015-2020.

In exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.04 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby amends sub-para (v)(ii) of Para 2.54 of the Handbook of Procedure (2015-20) and extends the deadline to install and operationalize Radiation Portal Monitors and Container Scanners by 30.09.2019. Such sea ports which fail to meet the deadline will be derecognised for the purpose of import of un-shredded metallic scrap w.e.f 01.10.2019.

[Issued from No.01/89/180/53/AM-01/PC-2 (B)/ e - 2382]