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 87 (RE – 2010)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated: 5th December, 2011

Subject:- Exemption of Bhutan from the application of export bans by India on export of Milk Powder, Wheat, Edible Oils, Pulses and Non Basmati Rice.

S.O. (E)           In exercise of powers conferred by Section 5 of the Foreign Trade (Development & Regulation) Act, 1992 (No. 22 of 1992) read with paragraph 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, as amended from time to time, the Central Government hereby exempts the following items to Bhutan from any export ban, with the annual limits indicated against each:


(i)              Milk powder         :    1,600 Metric Tonnes

(ii)            Wheat                   :  24,000 Metric Tonnes

(iii)          Edible oil              :     2,400 Metric Tonnes

(iv)          Pulses                   :     1,200 Metric Tonnes

(v)            Non-basmati rice :   21,200 Metric Tonnes


2.         Effect of this Notification:


Export of above items to Bhutan with prescribed annual limits will be exempted from any ban.



(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade



(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/1097/AM 12/Export  Cell)