Export of Shark fins of all species of Shark has been prohibited

(To be published in the Gazette
of India Extraordinary Part-II, Section – 3, Sub-Section (ii))

 

Government of India

Ministry of Commerce &
Industry

Department of Commerce

Udyog Bhawan

 

Notification No
110 (RE – 2013)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated: 6 February,
2015

 

Subject: Prohibition on export of Shark
fins of all species of Shark.

 

S.O.(E)
In exercise of the powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade
(Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No.22 of 1992) read with Para 1.3 of
the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009- 014 (as amended from time to time), the Central
Government, with immediate effect, hereby inserts a new entry at Sl. No. 31 A in Chapter 3 of Schedule 2 of ITC(HS) Classification of Export & Import Items, as under:

Chapter 3

Fish and Crustaceans, Molluscs and other Aquatic Invertebrates

Sr.No.

Tariff Item

HS
Code

Unit

Item Description

Export

Policy

Nature of

Restriction

31A

03057100

Kg

Shark fins  of 
all

species of shark

Prohibited

Not permitted
to be exported

2. Effect of this notification:

 

Export of Shark fins of all
species of Shark has been prohibited.

 

 

 

(Pravir Kumar)

 

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft[at]nic[dot]in

 

(Issued from
F.No.01/91/171/12/AM05/PC-III/Export Cell)

 

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