Siddhartha Testing, Nepal Delisted as Preshipment Inspection Agency

[Ref: Public Notice No. 88/(RE:2013)/2009-2014 dated 20 March 2015]

Subject: Removal of M/s. Siddhartha Testing and Consulting Services, Nepal from the list of Inspection and Certification Agencies (Appendix 5).

M/s. Siddhartha Testing & Consulting Services, Nepal was notified as Pre Shipment Inspection Agency vide Public Notice No. 52 dated 28.3.2013 for Nepal. A Show Cause Notice (SCN) No. 01/53/162/1032/PSIA/AM13/S-81/IC was issued to M/s. Siddhartha Testing & Consulting Services, Nepal on 19.3.2014 for mis-declaration and concealment of information in the application form submitted by them while applying for recognition as PSIA. Thereafter, an adjudication order No. 01/53/162/1032/PSIA/AM13/S-81/IC was issued on 8.8.2014 for cancellation of their recognition as Pre Shipment Inspection Agency.

2. Therefore, in exercise of powers conferred under paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendment in Appendix-5 (List of Inspection and Certification Agencies) of Handbook of Procedures Vol. I (Appendices and Aayaat Niryaat Forms) 2009-2014 with immediate effect.


Name of the Inspection Agency



Siddhartha Testing & Consulting Services

Siddharthnagar 1, Rupandehi, Nepal

Phone: +977-9806994689, +91-9453389495



Effect of Public Notice

4. The above mentioned PSIA has been de-listed from Appendix 5 and made ineligible to issue Pre-Shipment Inspection Certificate.