Circular No. ES/180/2020-21 3rd June, 2020
To: Members of the Council
Sub: In partial modification of Public Notice No.18/2020 dated 25.03.2020 “Facilitation Of Clearance Of Import Cargo Due To Delay Arising Due to Outbreak Of Coronavirus”
Mumbai Customs has issued Public Notice No. 37/2020 dated 2nd June, 2020 on the above subject.
Your kind attention is invited to Mumbai Customs Public Notice No. 18/2020 dated 25th March, 2020 about ‘Facilitation of clearance of import and export consignment due to outbreak of Coronavirus. As per this Public Notice, late fee waiver for Late filing of Bills of Entry was granted for those Bill of Entry which pertains to Import General Manifest (IGM) filed on and after 20th March, 2020, if filed late for clearance of consignment due to lockdown.
Now, services related to clearance of consignment have been restored and Lockdown has been relaxed substantially. Thus, it has been decided by Mumbai Customs that -
In case of any difficulty, members may kindly contact ADC/JC, Import-I, NCH, Mumbai or ADC/JC, ICD, Mulund.
Members may kindly make a note of the above.