TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE GAZETTE OF INDIA EXTRAORDINARY
GOVERNMENT OF INDIA
MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY
DEPARTMENT OF COMMERCE
DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE
PUBLIC NOTICE No.54/ 2009-14
NEW DELHI: the 08 April, 2010
In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-14, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendments in HBPv1:
1. After Para 3.10.1, the following paragraphs are added:
Application for grant of Duty Credit Scrip under SHIS (Para 3.16 of FTP) for exports made during 2009-10 or for exports made during 2010-11, as the case may be, shall be made to jurisdictional RA concerned in ANF3E along with documents prescribed therein.
The last date of filing the application shall be 31st March 2011 for SHIS Application on exports made during 2009-10 (and 31st March 2012 for SHIS Application on exports made during 2010-11).
As Para 3.17.8 of FTP does not apply to SHIS, shipments where VKGUY, FMS, FPS (including MLFPS) benefits have been claimed/will be claimed by applicant or by the supporting manufacturer (based on disclaimer by the exporter) shall be entitled for SHIS benefits to the exporter Status Holder. SHIS is entitled for shipments where foreign exchange realisation is in the name of applicant Status Holder.
Merchant Status Holders shall have the facility to list the supporting manufacturer till the date of filing of the Application for claiming the SHIS benefits.
To list the supporting manufacturer, proof of supporting manufacturer may be given to RA concerned by giving any of the export documents (Shipping Bill/Bill of Export/ARE forms/Customs/Bank attested Invoices) evidencing the same.
Listed Supporting Manufacturers shall be co-licensee of the SHIS Scrip.
SHIS scrip can be used for payment of applicable duties on import of Capital Goods (as defined in FTP) relating to the sectors specified in Para 3.16.4 of FTP. The Scrip / the goods so imported shall be with Actual User Condition. Imports of Capital Goods shall be related to any of the sectors listed in Para 3.16.4 of FTP, without any sector wise value limitation; even by the listed supporting manufacturers.
Para 3.11.8 of this HBP shall not apply to this Scheme. Further, Monitoring the realization of export proceeds shall be in terms of 3.11.12 & 3.11.13 of this HBP.
2. ANF3E for claiming benefits under Status Holders Incentive Scrip (Para 3.16 of FTP) is annexed as Annexure A to this Public Notice.
This issues in public interest.
Director General of Foreign Trade and
Ex-Officio Special Secretary to the Government of India
(F. No. 01/91/180/1846/AM10/PC3)