Raw Pet Coke Importers to Give Manufacturing Capacity for Allocation to Calciners

[DGFT Trade Notice No. 34/2023-24 dated 16 November, 2023]

Subject: Notice for Calcined Petroleum Coke (CPC) Manufacturers regarding import of Raw Pet Coke.

Reference is drawn to the Hon’ble Supreme Court order dated 10.10.2023 in Writ Petition (Civil) No. 13029 of 1985 in the matter of "M.C. Mehta Vs. Union of India & Ors.", delegating certain matters related to import of 'Raw Petroleum Coke' to the Commission for Air Quality Management (CAQM), including the issue of allocation of 'Raw Petroleum Coke' to calciners. Accordingly, the Commission has constituted a Sub-Committee in the matter.

Calcined Petroleum Coke (CPC) Manufacturing industries, who wish for allocation of imported Raw Petroleum Coke (RPC), are accordingly directed to provide requisite details as per the Annexure enclosed.

CPC manufacturing industries may submit details through email at caqm-ncr@gov.in with a copy to import-dgft@gov.in, latest by 20.11.2023. It is pertinent to note that in cases where, any CPC manufacturing industry / unit does not provide the requisite details within stipulated time, it shall be presumed that the unit has nothing to state to the Sub-Committee constituted by CAQM.

This is issued with the approval of Competent Authority.

(Issued from File No.:01/89/180/02/AM-20/PC-2[A]/Part-III)




Name of Unit



Email and phone number



CPC manufacturing capacity as on 09.10.2018 (Million Metric Ton) with a copy of CTO as applicable






Present CPC manufacturing capacity of the Unit in Million Metric Ton (MMT) with a copy of valid Consent to Operate, duly incorporating the production capacity



Present sources of RPC

Domestic (in MMT): Imported (in MMT):


Range of Sulphur content in imported RPC, if applicable



Details of yearly procurement of imported RPC (in MMT)

2017-18 :

2018-19 :

2019-20 :

2020-21 :

2021-22 :

2022-23 :


Desired annual quantity for import of RPC



Availability of OCEMS recording emissions



Level of emissions (latest report from authorized / accredited lab to be provided)

PM :

SO2 :