Validity Period of Existing Export Performance Certificates for the FY2019-20 Extended to 30 Sept 2020

[Notification No. 23/2020-Customs dated 14 May 2020]

Seeks to further amend Customs Notification No. 50/2017-Customs dated 30.06.2017 so as to extend the period of validity of existing Export Performance Certificates for FY 2019-20 up to 30.09.2020.

G.S.R...... (E).- In exercise of the powers conferred by sub-section (1) of section 25 of the Customs Act, 1962 (52 of 1962) and sub-section (12) of section 3 of the Customs Tariff Act, 1975 (51of 1975), the Central Government, on being satisfied that it is necessary in the public interest so to do, hereby makes the following further amendments in the notification of the Government of India in the Ministry of Finance (Department of Revenue), No. 50/2017-Customs, dated the 30th  June, 2017, published in the Gazette of India, Extraordinary, Part II, Section 3, Sub-section (i), vide, number G.S.R. 785(E), dated the 30th  June, 2017, namely:-

In the said notification, in the ANNEXURE, -

(i) in Condition No. 10, in Condition (c), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of goods specified in the said certificate.";

(ii) in Condition No. 21, in Condition (c), the following proviso shall be inserted, narnely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of item(s) specified in the said certificate.";

(iii) in Condition No. 28, in Condition (c), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st  March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th  September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of goods specified in the said certificate.";

(iv) in Condition No. 32, in Condition (c), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st  March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of goods specified in the said certificate.";

(v) in Condition No. 33, in Condition (c), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said. certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of goods specified in the said certificate.";

(vi) in Condition No. 36, in Condition (b), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st  March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of goods specified in the said certificate.";

(vii) in Condition No. 101, in Condition (c), the following proviso shall be inserted, namely:-

"Provided that the validity of the said certificate, issued for the financial year 2019-20, upto the period of 31st March, 2020, shall be extended upto 30th September, 2020 for import of unutilised value and quantity of goods specified in the said certificate."

(F. No. 605/10/2020-DBK)