FTP Policy Circulars

 

Re-fixation of Export Obligation for Declining Export Performance

·    One Third, that is, 395 out of 1200 Four Digit HS Codes Shows more than 5% Fall in 2016-17 Over Previous Year

Policy Circular No. 03/2015-20 dated 21.11.2017

High Court Ruling of 2014 for Maize Import will be only under Full Duty of 50% by Actual Users (100590)

·    No Exemption under TRQ for 5 lakh tonnes Till Final Court Orders

DGFT Policy Circular No. 02 dated 14 November 2017

Free Sale and Commerce Certificate can be Issued to Merchant Exporters under Para 2.37 of HoP if Detail is Provided

02-Pol Cir/15.09.2016

About 10% Four Digit Tariff Lines Show 5% Plus Decline in Exports in 2015-16 over 2014-15

·    Relief in Export Obligation Ordered

01-Pol.Cir/26.07.2016

375 Items Identified in 5% Plus Export Decline in 2014-15 Period for Refixation of Annual Export Obligation

04-Pol.Cir/16.12.2015

Financial Transfers from Third Party Exporter must for Past EPCG Licences

03-Pol.Cir/02.09.2015

DGFT Reiterates Shipment Date is Crucial Date for Transition Arrangements in Case Policy Change

02-Pol.Cir/12.06.2015

DGFT Clarifies that Services Supply to SEZ is not Eligible to Reward Scheme Benefits

01-Pol.Cir/11.06.2015

Check List for Online IEC Applications Process

17-Pol.Cir/30.01.2015

Guidelines for IEC Code

15-Pol.Cir/31.12.2014

Free Maize Import Stayed till 17 Dec 2014

14-Pol.Cir/10.12.2014

Actual User Condition on Maize Corn Import thru STE Restored

DGFT Implements AP High Court Stay on Farmer Plea

13-Pol.Cir/24.02.2014

Type Approval Certificates for Vehicles, Eqpts and Parts Accepted from 51 Listed Agencies

12-Pol.Cir/15.01.2014

Electronic Procedure for Authorizations for Export of Dimethylamine Hcl, Sodium Cyanide and Sodium Fluoride

11-Pol.Cir/30.12.2013

Sugar Export Quota Raised to 50,000MTs from 25,000 MTs per RC

Online Registration Must

10-Pol.Cir/12.11.2013

Clarification of CENVAT Declaration for Deemed Export Drawback

09-Pol.Cir/30.10.2013

Procedure for Closure of EO Default Cases

08-Pol.Cir/25.10.2013

332 Items Identified in 5% Plus Export Decline in 2012-13 Period for Refixation of Annual Export Obligation

07-Pol.Cir/23.10.2013

IE Code is only for Own Exports and Imports, Others Barred

DGFT Cautions IE Holders on Misuse

06-Pol.Cir/16.09.2013

Norms for Spices under Advance Authorization only with Spices Board Sample Analysis

05-Pol.Cir/14.08.2013

DGFT Clarifies Issuing Authority for Status Recognition and Nominated Agency Certificates for SEZ/EOU/DTA Units

04-Pol.Cir/08.08.2013

DGFT Stands by 1 Aug 13 Restriction of Imports under DFIA to Inputs Listed in Shipping Bill, Withdraws Conflicting 10 Oct 05 Circular

03-Pol.Cir/02.08.2013

IE Code Number will Remain Same in EOU-DTA Transfer Cases, Only Issuing Authority will Change

02-Pol.Cir/26.07.2013

DGFT Issues Clarifications on Deemed Export Benefits under Para 8.2(f) of FTP

01-Pol.Cir/29.05.2013

No Deemed Exports Excise Duty (TED) in Exemption Cases

16-Pol.Cir/15.03.2013

Deemed Export Benefits only for 111 Mega Power Projects Listed in DoR Notification List 32A of 49/2012

14-Pol.Cir/04.02.2013

No Declaration for Reward Scheme Chapter 3 Benefits in Scheme Cases under Chapter 4-5 of FTP

13-Pol.Cir/31.01.2013

Cotton Exports to Pak

DGFT Relaxes Cotton Export Procedure for Pak due to Congestion at Wagah Border

12-Pol.Cir/03.01.2013

DGFT Withdraws Circulars for Testing of Samples of Basmati Rice for Variety Identification

11-Pol.Cir/03.01.2013

Previous Circulars on EO Refixation Following Export Decline

10-Pol.Cir/27.12.2012

226 Items Identified in Export Decline of (-)5% Plus in 2011-12 for Refixation of EPCG Export Obligation

09-Pol.Cir/27.12.2012

Sugar Mills Supplying Sugar to an RC Holder Must Intimate DGFT

08-Pol.Cir/24.12.2012

Two Year Validity to Continue for Duty Credit Scrips Issued upto 26 July 2012, 18 Months for those Issued After

07-Pol.Cir/25.10.2012

DGFT Issues Guidelines for e-BRC System

06-Pol.Cir/10.10.2012

Pending Cases for Clubbing of Advance Authorization Filed before 31 March 2012 should be Disposed as per Old Handbook Provision

Policy Circular No. 05(RE-2012)/2009-14 Dated 21 September 2012

Correct Reference Date of Policy Circular 2 is 14.06.2006

04-Pol.Cir/30.08.2012

Five Percent Weight Fall in Sugar Exports Allowed for Contract Registration

03-Pol.Cir/23.08.2012

Delay in Tourist Vehicle Registration under EPCG to be Regularised

02-Pol.Cir/19.07.2012

DGFT lays out e-BRC Data Uploading Procedure for Banks, Exporters and Regional Authorities

01-Pol.Cir/18.06.2012

DGFT Notifies Nine More SEZ Port Codes

66-Pol.Cir/31.05.2012

Capital Goods Sourced from SEZ Treated as ‘Imported Goods’ DGFT Clarification

65-Pol.Cir/18.05.2012

DGFT Notifies 58 SEZ Ports Codes for Online Filing Applications

64-Pol.Cir/16.05.2012

Sugar Contract Email Registration with DGFT Procedure – Export Permitted on Cash Against Documents Basis Also

63-Pol.Cir/16.05.2012

Sugar Contract Email Registration with DGFT Procedure – Advance Payment/LC Required

62-Pol.Cir/14.05.2012

No Revalidation of Exports will be Granted to RCs for both Cotton and Cotton Yarn

61-Pol.Cir/01.05.2012

Online Transmission of DES and EPCG Authorisation at Tondiarpet ICD from 8 May 2012 Mandatory

60-Pol.Cir/30.04.2012

DGFT Notifies 53 SEZ Port Codes

59-Pol.Cir/24.04.2012

Cotton Export LEO as Evidenced in DTR upto 4 March not Covered in Export Ban

58-Pol.Cir/09.03.2012

DGFT Clamps Down on Improper DFAI for Sensitive List in HBP Para 4.32.2

57-Pol.Cir/06.03.2012

DGFT Introduces ‘On-line’ Filing of Policy Relaxation (PRC) Application

56-Pol.Cir/29.02.2012

Erythromycin Thiocyanate Import Under Advance Authorisation Exempted from Drugs Registration

55-Pol.Cir/29.02.2012

Spares Import under EPCG for Domestically Procured Capital Goods not Allowed

54-Pol.Cir/23.02.2012

357 Items Identified in 5% Plus Export Decline in 2010-11 Period for Refixation of Annual Export Obligation

53-Pol.Cir/23.02.2012

Cotton Yarn Incentives during Free Shipping Bill period April-July 2011

52-Pol.Cir/12.01.2012

DGFT Clarification on Registration of Contracts of Cotton and Cotton Yarn with DGFT

51-Pol.Cir/28.12.2011

Deemed Export Benefits only for Goods Manufactured in India – No Benefits if Imported Goods are used as such by Project Authority or Supplied as such by Contractor

50-Pol.Cir/28.12.2011

Online Transmission of DES and EPCG Authorisation at Krishnapatnam Port from 23 December 2011

49-Pol.Cir/22.12.2011

Bulk Drug Exports Exempted from Barcoding Requirement, Only Medical Formulations covered

48-Pol.Cir/28.11.2011

Applications for DEPB on Cotton Yarn Export During 1 April to 4 August 2011

47-Pol.Cir/08.11.2011

No Online Authorisation yet for FPS Scrips

46-Pol.Cir/08.11.2011

Exchange Rate on Date of Authorisation to be used for Composition Fee Calculation

45-Pol.Cir/08.11.2011

Conversion of Free Shipping Bill to DEPB Shipping Bill between 28.01.2003 and 15.01.2004 against Customs Permission Allowed

44-Pol.Cir/01.11.2011

Compulsory Barcoding Must for Drugs and Pharma Export w.e.f. 1 Oct 2011

43-Pol.Cir/25.10.2011

Technical Textiles Specified for FPS Benefits

42-Pol.Cir/21.10.2011

Online DFIA Authorisation Transmission by DGFT to Customs

41-Pol.Cir/13.10.2011

Online Transmission of DEPB, EPCG and DES at ICD Karur from 12.09.2011

40-Pol.Cir/09.09.2011

New Requirements for Annual Status Certificate for Precious Metals Importers

39-Pol.Cir/19.08.2011

Five percent Weight Variation in Cotton Yarn Exports Allowed

38-Pol.Cir/10.08.2011

Marble Quota on the Basis of Manufacturing Turnover of Rs. 5 Crs only – DGFT Clarification

37-Pol.Cir/08.08.2011

Online Transmission of EPCG, DEPB and DES at Air Cargo Complex Cochin from 8 August 2011

36-Pol.Cir/05.08.2011

Re-imported Edible/Food Products Requires Phyto Certificate

35-Pol.Cir/04.08.2011

Cotton Waste Contract Registration with DGFT – 45 Days for Shipment Allowed

34-Pol.Cir/01.07.2011

Declaration of Intent Mandatory on Free Shipping Bills for Claiming Reward Scheme Chapter 3

32-Pol.Cir/03.06.2011

SEZ Port Codes Notified for 24 SEZ Ports

31-Pol.Cir/25.05.2011

Fork Lifts in Ch.84 not subject to Homologation and other Restrictions on Motor Vehicles in Ch.87

30-Pol.Cir/27.04.2011

Modalities for Registration of Contracts of Assam Comilla Cotton with DGFT

29-Pol.Cir/19.04.2011

EOU Shipments are not Free Shipping Bills

28-Pol.Cir/15.04.2011

Procedure for Registration of Cotton Yarn Contracts with DGFT

27-Pol.Cir/01.04.2011

Seven New Ports Notified for Online Transfer of Licence Authorisation w.e.f 21 March

26-Pol.Cir/21.03.2011

Onion Exports – MEP on FOB Basis only

25-Pol.Cir/22.02.2011

Procedure to Obtain Export Licence for Value Added Special Yarn

24-Pol.Cir/22.02.2011

Duty Scrip Benefit on Cotton Powerloom – Tufted Bathmats under FPS for Exports made from 23.02.2009

23-Pol.Cir/21.02.2011

Online Payment for DBK/TED Refund Claims by RAs of DGFT

22-Pol.Cir/21.02.2011

Onion Exports – MEP of US $1400/MTs Announced

21-Pol.Cir/15.02.2011

DGFT Clarification on Cotton Yarn Export Quota

20-Pol.Cir/14.02.2011

Advance Authorization for Pharma Products under Non-Infringing (NI) Process – I

19-Pol.Cir/14.02.2011

Onions Powder Freely Exportable

18-Pol.Cir/11.02.2011

DGFT Clarification on Allocation of Cotton Yarn Export

17-Pol.Cir/10.02.2011

Intertek and Worldwide Logistic Suspended as PSI Agencies

16-Pol.Cir/04.02.2011

Modalities for Registration of Cotton Yarn Quota with DGFT

15-Pol.Cir/01.02.2011

Guidelines on Gold, Silver Import by MMTC/STC etc –DGFT Withdraws Circulars on Procedures

14-Pol.Cir/01.02.2011

SION Alternative Inputs against Biscuits and Confectionery

13-Pol.Cir/31.01.2011

DGFT says Only Manually Assessed Shopping Bills for Manual Release of Incentives

11-Pol.Cir/04.01.2011

Online Failing of IEC Applications

10-Pol.Cir/31.12.2010

Modalities for Registration of Cotton Contracts with DGFT

09-Pol.Cir/29.12.2010

DGFT Rolls Back Ban from Cotton Yarn Export

07-Pol.Cir/22.12.2010

Edible Oil Export in Consumer Packs Ceiling of 10,000 MT is Independent of Exemptions to Castor Oil etc

05-Pol.Cir/02.12.2010

Cotton Yarn not Entitled for DEPB Benefits under Miscellaneous Product

04-Pol.Cir/29.11.2010

Notified SION Norm Stands even if not in SION Book

03-Pol.Cir/25.10.2010

All Duty Credit Scrips for 4% SAD will be Revalidated for Minimum Six Months

02-Pol.Cir/08.10.2010

No Sugar Exports on “ton-to-ton” Basis without Release Order from Directorate of Sugar against Advance Licence Raw Sugar

01-Pol.Cir/07.09.2010

Eight Digit HS Code on Shipping Bill Mandatory

40-Pol.Cir/16.07.2010

Execution of LUT/BG against Import Authorization Issued to Restricted Items on Re-export Basis

39-Pol.Cir/15.07.2010

Recovery of SFIS Benefits to Telecom Sector for Services not Originating from India

38-Pol.Cir/15.07.2010

Filing All DEPB Shipping Bills through EDI Mandatory from 10 July 2010

37-Pol.Cir/07.07.2010

RA can Endorse Revalidation of Import Authorisation for Restricted Items for Six Months

36-Pol.Cir/05.07.2010

Pharmacopeia Nomenclature Treated as Interchangeable for Export Product for Fulfillment of Export Obligation

35-Pol.Cir/03.06.2010

Italian Accredited Agencies for Issuance of COP for Vehicles Address Changed

34-Pol.Cir/19.05.2010

Grant of Status Holders Incentive Scrip Benefit to Textile Garments

33-Pol.Cir/19.05.2010

9 More ICDs Starts Online Transmission of DES, EPCG and DEPB from 17 May 2010

32-Pol.Cir/14.05.2010

Sports Weapons Import Through RLA

31-Pol.Cir/26.04.2010

15% Supply of Precious Metals to Exporters by Nomination Agencies – Disbursement on Half Yearly Basis

24-Pol.Cir/11.02.2010

Two FTDO Led Team to Carry Out Physical Verification of IE Code

25-Pol.Cir/22.02.2010

Installation Certificate Not Required for Ships under SFIS Scheme

26-Pol.Cir/17.03.2010

Receipt in Cash Dollars is OK for Service Exports

27-Pol.Cir/25.03.2010

Basmati Export Development Foundation Modipuram Notified as Authorized Center for Testing of Samples of Basmati Rice

28-Pol.Cir/31.03.2010

Licensing Procedure for Rough Marble Blocks Quota of 3 Lakh MT for the Year 2010-2011

29-Pol.Cir/31.03.2010

Procedure for Re-credit of 4% SAD in DEPB

22-Pol.Cir/03.02.2010

Machine Tufted Bathmats to be Treated as “Hand Made”

21-Pol.Cir/12.01.2010

Anand Sharma Announces New Incentives for Exporters

PIB Press Releases dated 12 January 2010

Edible Oils Export Quota of 10,000 MTs – Weekly Reports to be sent to DGFT by Customs and DGCIS Kolkata

19-Pol.Cir/18.12.2009

Doormats and Rubber Mats are not Covered under the DEPB Entry 507 Covering Rubber Sheets

18-Pol.Cir/08.12.2009

Company Branch Offices too can get EPCG licences

17-Pol.Cir/18.11.2009

Redemption of EPCG Authorizations

16-Pol.Cir/13.11.2009

Grant of VKGUY and FPS/FMS Benefits Against Self Attested Shipping Bill

15-Pol.Cir/05.11.2009

Dept of Financial Services Invited to Inter-Ministerial Committee on Exporters Problems

14-Pol.Cir/30.10.2009

Fixation of EPCG Export Obligation on Items of Export Declined

13-Pol.Cir/27.10.2009

Rough Marble Import by Gang Saw Unit – Balance Quota of 1.6 Lakh MT for the Year 2009-10

12-Pol.Cir/23.10.2009

Refund of Education Cess Paid along with Excise Duty for Deemed Export Supplies

11-Pol.Cir/13.10.2009

Procurement of Spares Beyond 5% by Granite Sector EOUs - Clarification

10-Pol.Cir/12.10.2009

Supplier Benefits for Domestic Procurement Against Invalidation Letter/ARO

09-Pol.Cir/01.10.2009

Rough Marble Import by SIL Holders

08-Pol.Cir/29.09.2009

Inter-Ministerial Committee to Resolve Problems of Exporters Constituted

07-Pol.Cir/16.09.2009

Waste Paper Relaxation to Apply only from 21 July ‘09

06-Pol.Cir/09.09.2009

Meat with Bone of Indian Sheep Exports Allowed Subject to Quality Control and Inspection

04-Pol.Cir/01.09.2009

Another 25% Marble Quota Released for the Year 2009-10

101-Pol.Cir/13.08.2009

Foreign Agency Commission Included in FOB Value, Eligible for Incentive

98-Pol.Cir/10.08.2009