Ministry : Ministry of Finance

Department/Board : Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs

Instruction No. : 24/2022-Customs

Date : 12.09.2022

Notification/ Circulars Referred : Notification No. 31/2015-2020 dated 08.09.2022 MANU/DGFT/0150/2022

Citing Reference:
Notification No. 31/2015-2020 dated 08.09.2022 MANU/DGFT/0150/2022  Referred


All Principal Chief Commissioners / Chief Commissioners
(Customs /Customs (Preventive) /
Customs & Central Taxes)
All Principal Commissioners/ Commissioners (Customs / Customs (Preventive))

Amendment in Export Policy of broken rice against ITC (HS) Code 1006 4000


1. Kind attention is invited to Notification No. 31/2015-2020 dated 08.09.2022 issued vide S. O. No. 4219(E) on above captioned subject, wherein the Central Government has amended the Export Polity of broken rice against ITC (HS) code 10064000 from "Free" to "Prohibited".

2. Vide para 2 of the said notification, it has been provided that the Notification will come into effect from 9th September 2022, and that the provisions as under Para 1.05 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2015-2020 regarding transitional arrangement, shall not be applicable under this Notification for export of broken rice under HS code 10064000.

3. Further, during the period from 9th September 2022 till 15th September, 2022, the following consignments of broken rice will be allowed to be exported:

i. where loading of broken rice on the ship has commenced before this Notification.

ii. where the shipping bill is filed and vessels have already berthed or arrived and anchored in Indian ports and their rotation number has been allocated before this Notification; The approval of loading in such vessels will be issued only after confirmation by the concerned Port Authorities regarding anchoring/berthing of the ship for loading of broken rice prior to the Notification; and

iii. where broken rice consignment has been handed over to the Customs before this Notification and is registered in their system.

4. 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.

[F. No. 450/89/2022-Cus-IV]
Manish Kumar Choudhary
Under Secretary (Customs IV)