Circular No.ES/167/2017-18 September 29, 2017
To: Members of the Council
Sub: Public Notices related to JNCH / Mumbai Customs
Members may kindly refer to the following Public Notices issued by JNCH / Mumbai Customs.
Kindly refer to CBEC Circular Nos. 26/2017-Customs dated 1st July, 2017, 36/2017- Customs dated 28 August, 2017 and 37/2017-Customs dated 20th September, 2017 on the above mentioned subject prescribing norms for grant of Self Sealing Permission to the exporters intending for factory/warehouse stuffing of export goods.
Board has decided to simplify the procedure relating to factory stuffing and lay down a simplified procedure for stuffing and sealing of export goods in containers.
It has been decided by CBEC Officials to do away with the sealing of containers with export goods. Instead, self-sealing procedure has been adopted subject to the following conditions (as given in Public Notice No.120/17 dated 27.09.2017) in respect of factory/warehouse premises falling under jurisdiction of JNCH
JNCH Customs through Public Notice No.121/ 17 dated 27.09.2017 has informed Members of Trade about the recently announced All Industry Rates of Duty Drawback for 2017-18 vide Notification No.89/2016-Customs (N.T.) and Notification No.88/2016-Customs (N.T.) dated 21.09.2017 which will also come into force on 1.10.2017. You may refer to Council’s Circular No.ES/161/2017-18 dated 22.09.2017 on New Duty Drawback Rates for 2017-18.
Mumbai Customs has informed Members of Trade about the scanning of ICD Mulund bound containers at JNCH and the examination procedures of such containers.
Hence, it has been decided
For more information, members may kindly refer to the above Public Notices. Regarding any query related to the above Public Notices you may kindly contact the Council.