The new amendment in the Foreign Trade Policy (FTP), 2015-2020 excludes the import of Shea Nut or Shea Butter from all items covered under Chapter 7 and Chapter 15 of ITC (HS) Classification.

► Notification No : No. 43/2015-2020

► Date : Dec 12, 2022

► Name of Act : Foreign Trade Policy (FTP), 2015-2020

► Section :


In exercise of the powers conferred under paragraph 1.03 & 2.04 of the Foreign Trade Policy (FTP), 2015-2020, as amended from time to time, the Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes the following amendment in Appendix 4J of Handbook of Procedures, 2015-2020:

1. The existing entry at 10 of Appendix 4J is amended to be read as under:



Serial No.



Import Item(s)

Export Obligation Period with pre- import condition from the date of clearance of each import consignment by Customs Authority




Import items (except Shea Nut or Shea butter) as allowed under notified SION/prior fixation of norms by NC for export of all items covered under Chapter 7 and Chapter 15 of ITC (HS) Classification.



90 days


Effect of this Public Notice:

The import item Shea Nut or Shea Butter is excluded from serial number 10 of Appendix 4J with immediate effect.



► Effective Date : 12-12-2022

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► Tags : #foreigntradepolicy #sheanutorsheabutter #itcclassification #directorgeneral #foreigntrade

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