All Chief Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise
All Chief Commissioners of LTU
Sub:Revised Treaty of TradebetweenIndiaand Nepal.
Pursuant toRevisedTreatyof Trade between Government of India andGovernment of Nepal, exportsto Nepal have been put atpar with exports to other countries( except Bhutan).In this regard, six Notification Nos. 24/2011-Central Excise(N.T), 26/2011-Central Excise(N.T), 27/2011-Central Excise(N.T), 28/2011-Central Excise(N.T), and 29/2011-Central Excise(N.T), all dated 5.12.2011 have been issued to amend earlier NotificationNos19/2004-Central Excise(N.T) dated 6.09.2004, 42/2001-Central Excise(N.T) dated 26.06.2001, 43/2001CE(N.T) dated 26.06.2001, 44/2001-Central Excise(N.T) dated 26.06.2001 and 45/2001-Central Excise(N.T) dated 26.06.2001, respectively.Notification no. 25/2011-CentralExcise(N.T) dated 5.12.2011 has rescinded the earlier Notification No. 20/2004-Central Excise(N.T) dated 6.09.2004.These amendments abolish the existing DRP for exports to Nepal and puts export to Nepal at par with exports to other countries (except Bhutan).All these notifications have been made effective from 1stMarch, 2012.
2.Difficulties anticipated/ faced, if any in implementation of the revised procedure, may be brought to the notice of the Board.
4.Field Formations and Trade may also besuitablyinformed.