The Synthetic & Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council

Procedures for export of samples of PPE Medical Coveralls for COVID-19

Circular No. ES/277/2020-21                                           27th July, 2020   


To: Members of the Council


Sub.:  Procedures for export of samples of PPE Medical Coveralls for COVID-19


Dear Member,


O/o DGFT has received several representations from the exporters seeking permission to send samples outside India for testing purpose / potential buyers etc. Now, DGFT has examined this issue and decided to allow exporters to apply for export licenses to send samples of PPE medical coveralls for COV1D-19.


In this regard, O/o DGFT has now issued Trade Notice No.19/2020-21 dated 21st July, 2020 regarding the following procedures for issuance of export licenses for sending samples of PPE Medical Coveralls for COVID-19.


I. Export of quantity up to 50 units of ‘PPE medical coveralls for Covid-19’ samples per IEC per country will be allowed.

II. Exporters may anytime apply online through DGFT’s ECOM system for Export authorizations (Non-SCOMET Restricted items)— Please refer to Trade Notice No. 50 dated 18th March, 2019. There is no need to send any hard copy of the application via mail or post.

III. The item description in the application must specify ”PPE medical coveralls for COVID-19 Samples”.

IV. Validity of the export license will be for 3 months only.

V. The following documents may be submitted at the time of application:

a) A Copy of lEC of the firm.

b) Documentary proof of manufacturing of textile / medical textile products or medical devices by the firm.

c) All the documents must be duly self-attested by the authorized person of the firm.

VI. Incomplete applications will not be considered for an export license. Any application received through email will not be considered.

Members may kindly make a note of the above and do the needful accordingly.


Thanking you,


Yours faithfully,