DGFT allows three months time to the applicant for applying for MEIS Scheme with Shipping bills and relevant HSN code

Directorate General of Foreign Trade (“DGFT”) vide Trade Notice No. 14/ 2015-2020 dated May 15, 2019, has allowed custom Server to transmitted the shipping bills, which could not be applied for MEIS due to harmonized code with the ITC HS and notified under MEIS, to DGFT server and necessary changes have been made thereby making these shipping bills available for application under MEIS.

Therefore, all applicants are allowed three months time period for filing claims under MEIS with correct shipping bills with relevant HSN Code from the date of upload of EDI shipping bills onto the DGFT server by customs before the late cut provision are applicable.

Complete Trade Notice can be accessed at: http://www.a2ztaxcorp.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/05/Trade-Notice-14.pdf