Additional Quota of 2 lakh Tonnes for Toor Import Released

[DGFT Trade Notice No. 23 dated 5th July 2019]

Subject: Additional quota of Toor allowed for import for the fiscal year 2019-

20.

Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry has issued Notification S.O. No. 2322 (E) dated 03.07.2019 allowing additional quota of 02 lakh MT of Toor (Total 04 lakh MT) to be imported in the fiscal year 2019-20 in addition to the 02 lakh MT already notified.

4. The Notification comes into force from the date of its publication in the official

Gazette. Copy of the said Notification is attached herewith for ready reference.

[Ministry of Commerce & Industry Notification dated 3rd July 2019]

S.O. 2322(E).-ln exercise of powers conferred by section 3 of the Foreign Trade (Development and Regulation) Act, 1992 (22 of 1992), read with paragraphs 1.02 and 2.01 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015- 2020, the Central Government hereby notifies the Import Policy of items of Chapter 7 of the Indian Trade Classification (Harmonized System), 2017, Schedule-I (Import Policy), as under-

Exim Code

Item Description

Existing Policy

Revised Policy condition

0713 60 00

Pigeon Peas (Cajanus Cajan)/ Toor Dal

Restricted

Import of Pigeon Peas (Cajanus Cajan)/ Toor Dal shall be subject to an annual (fiscal year) quota of 4 lakh MT as per procedure to be notified by Directorate General of Foreign Trade:

Provided that this restriction shall not apply to Government’s import commitments under any Bilateral or Regional Agreement or Memorandum of Understanding.

0713 90 10

Split

0713 90 90

Other

2. This notification shall come into force from the date of its publication in the official Gazette.