(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  29 (RE – 2010)/2009-2014

New Delhi, Dated : 1st March, 2011


Subject:- Minimum Export Price of Onions.


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 makes the following amendment in Notification No  24(RE – 2010)/2009-2014 dated 18.02.2011.  This will be with immediate effect.


2.         The phrase “Minimum Export Price(MEP) of US$ 600 per Metric Ton or as notified by DGFT from time-to-time”  as appearing in the Column “Nature of Restrictions against Serial Number 44.01 in  Notification No  24(RE – 2010)/2009-2014 dated 18.02.2011 is replaced by the phrase Minimum Export Price(MEP) of US$ 450 per Metric Ton F.O.B. or as notified by DGFT from time-to-time”                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             


3.   Effect of this notification:


Minimum Export Price (MEP) of onions other than Bangalore Rose Onions and Krishnapuram   will be US$ 450 per Metric Ton F.O.B.  Earlier it was US$ 600 per Metric Ton.




(Anup K. Pujari)

Director General of Foreign Trade

E-mail: dgft@nic.in


(Issued from File No. 01/91/180/922/AM’08/PC-III/Export Cell)