The CBIC issued Instruction No. 21/2022-Customs dated August 30, 2022 on amending the export policy for wheat, maida, samolina (rava/sirgi), etc.
Kind attention is invited to Director General of Foreign Trade’s (DGFT) Notification No. 29/2015-2020 dated August 27, 2022 (copy enclosed) issued vide S.O. No.4028(E) amending the Export Policy of Items under HS Code 1101. Vide the Notification Central Government has withdrawn the exemption on Wheat or Meslin Flour (HS Code 1101) from export restrictions/ban. It is clarified vide the said notification that Wheat or Meslin Flour under HS Code 1101 is no longer exempted from export restrictions/ban. The status of other 9 items in Notification No. 31 (RE-2012)/2009-2014 dated February 04, 2013 remain unchanged.
Further, DGFT Notification No. 30/2015-2020 dated August 27, 2022 (copy enclosed) issued vide S.O. No.4028(E) has amended the Export Policy of Items under HS Code 1101, stipulating that export policy of Items [wheat or Meslin Flour (Atta), Maida, Samolina (Rava/Sirgi), Wholemeal atta and resultant atta] under HS Code 1101 is amended from ‘Free’ to ‘Prohibited’. Vide para 2 of the said notification, it has been informed that the provisions as under Para 1.05 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020 regarding transitional arrangement shall not be applicable under the above said Notification. However, the export of above items, shall be allowed on the basis of permission granted by the Government of India to other countries to meet their food security needs and based on the request of their Government.
All the Pr. Chief/Chief Commissioners are hereby requested to kindly bring the contents of this Notification to the attention of all concerned for its immediate implementation.
The Instruction along with the annexure can be accessed at: https://taxinformation.cbic.gov.in/view-pdf/1000437/ENG/Instructions
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