Source: Government Notifications

(To be published in the gazette of india extraordinary part-i -section-1) 

Government of India  

Ministry of Commerce & Industry

Department of Commerce Directorate General of Foreign Trade         

Public Notice No.49(RE:2012)/2009-2014

New Delhi:

Dated: 13.02.2013

Subject: Deletion of pesticides from SION, J-373 (Textile Product).

In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014 and Paragraph 1.1 of Handbook of Procedures (Vol.1), the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby withdraws the Public Notice 63 dated 07.07.2011.

2. The Public Notice 63 dated 07.07.2011 included Pesticides (Biocides/Fungicides/Herbicides/Insecticides) as the fifth input under SION J-373. The said input stands deleted from SION J-373. The amended SION J-373 of the Textile Product Group will be as under:-





Raw cotton

(not carded or



1 kg


Grey cotton fabrics (75-95

GSM)- suitable for packing

cotton bales

0.0035 kgs




granules, suitable for making

plastic woven fabrics for

packing cotton bales

0.00229 kgs



Mild Steel Coils (Width 1/2 inch - 3/4 inch)

0.00955 kgs



PVC Straps

1.05 kgs/kg

content of import

item in the export



3.             Effect of this Public Notice:

Pesticides (Biocides/Fungicides/ Herbicides/Insecticides) under SION J-373 stands deleted as a permissible input with immediate effect.



(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade