(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  2 (RE – 2012)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated :   8 June, 2012


Subject:- Amendment in policy for export of Skimmed Milk Powders.


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 Para 2.1 of the Foreign Trade Policy, 2009-2014, the Central Government, with immediate effect, makes a partial amendment in entry number 38 in Chapter 4 of Schedule 2 of ITC(HS) Classification of Export & Import Items. Export of Skimmed Milk Powder (HS Code 04021010) which was prohibited as per Notification No. 23 (RE-2010)/2009-2014 dated 18.02.2011, is now made free.  Consequently entry number 38 would be bifurcated into entry number 38 (revised) and entry number 38.01 (new entry) and would be as under:



Tariff Item HS Code

Item Description

Export Policy

Nature of Restriction









Milk and Cream, concentrated or containing added sugar or other sweetening matter including  Whole Milk Powder, Dairy Whitener and Infant Milk Foods; but not  Skimmed Milk Powder

Skimmed Milk Powder





Not permitted to be exported.














2. Effect of this notification:


Entry Number 38 in the ITC(HS) Classifications of Export & Import Items has been bifurcated and an entry number 38.01(new entry) “Skimmed Milk Powder” is introduced. Export of new entry namely Skimmed Milk Powder has been made free.




(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

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



(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/1237/AM’07/PC-III/Export Cell)