Light Naphtha, Heavy Naphtha, Full Range Naphtha and Flying Clubs Import Shifted to Free from STE List

·      Zinc Dross Import Shifted to Free subject to AU condition from Restricted List

[Notification No. 51/2015-2020 dated 18 March 2020]

Effect of the Notification: Revision has been carried out in the Policy and Policy conditions for Zinc Dross, Light Naphtha, Heavy Naphtha, Full Range Naphtha and Aviation Gasoline.

Subject: Amendment in import policy of items under Chapter 26 and 27 of ITC (HS), 2017, Schedule -I (Import Policy)

S.O. (E): In exercise of powers conferred by Section 3 of FT (D&R) Act, 1992, read with paragraph 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 and policy conditions for Zinc Dross (HS code 2620 1910), Light Naphtha (HS code 2710 1221), Heavy Naphtha (HS code 2710 1222), Full Range Naphtha (HS code 2710 1229) and Aviation Gasoline (HS code 2710 1250) under Chapter 26 & 27 of ITC (HS), 2017, Schedule- I (Import Policy).

Exim Code

Item Description

Present Policy

Present Policy Condition

Revised Policy

Revised Policy Condition

2620 1910

Zinc Dross

Restricted

 

Free

Import is permitted to the actual user or to the trader on behalf o1 the actual users authorised by SPCB on one time basis and subject to verification to documents by the Custom Authority as specified in Schedule VIII of the Hazardous and Other Wastes (Managemen1 and Transboundary Movement) Rules, 2016

27101221

Light Naphtha

State Trading Enterprises

Import as per Policy Condition (5) of Chapter 27

Free

 

2710 1222

Heavy Naphtha

State Trading Enterprises

Import as per Policy Condition (5) of Chapter 27

Free

 

2710 1229

Full Range Naphtha

State Trading Enterprises

Import as per Policy Condition (5) of Chapter 27

Free

 

2710 1250

Aviation Gasoline conforming to Standard IS 1604

State Trading Enterprises

Import as per Policy Condition (5) of Chapter 27

State Trading Enterprises. However, import by flying clubs is ‘Free’

For STEs: Import as per Policy Condition (5) of the Chapter.

For Flying Clubs: Policy Condition (5) will not be applicable. Import would be subject to actual user condition and they will be responsible for 'safety' norms of the item for the industry.

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

(F.No.01/89/180/11/AM-17/PC-2N[E-1722])

Note: The principal notification No. 36/2015-2020, dated the 17th January, 2017 was published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary vide number S.O. 172 (E), dated the 17th January, 2017 and amended vide notification No. 38/2015-20 dated 1st January 2020 published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary vide number S.O. 06 (E), dated 151January 2020.