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  • 28th India - Sri Lanka DG Level Talks on Anti-Smuggling and related matters being held on 22-23 February, 2018 in New Delhi between DG, DRI and DG, Customs, Sri Lanka.
  • Weekly newsletter from Chairman, CBEC dated 16/02/2018 Click here
  • “All users are informed that, the new version of MSR for Part-I has been uploaded”
  • One day Training on Government e-Market Place (GeM) and Competition Law for Group 'A' officers of CBEC on 20th February, 2018 click here
  • Circular on Proper officer under sections 73 and 74 of the Central Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 and under the Integrated Goods and Services Tax Act, 2017 has been uploaded
  • Weekly newsletter from Chairman, CBEC dated 09/02/2018 Click here
  • Video on implementation of Swachhta Action Plan by CBEC Click here
  • Notification for postponing the implementation of e-way bill rules has been issued
  • Letter to All CCAs regarding Taking Care while send Direct Recruitment Quota Requisition to DGHRD Click here
  • Government e-Market Place (GeM) and Competition Law for Group 'A' officers of CBEC on 20th February, 2018 click here
  • Training Schedule of GeM & e-Procurement Click Here
  • Customs duty Calculator will not functional from 02-Feb-2018 at 00:00 hrs till the updates of duty rates as per changes made in the Union Budget 2018-19
  • FAQs on EWay Bill Provisions in GSTclick here
  • The Union Budget of India for FY 2018-19 has been announced. Please click here for more details.
  • Field formations are informed that from this Month onwards : 1) DDM-CUS-1 has been modified with new column i.e 'IGST-REFUND' and this is to be uploaded since the Month of July-2017 onwards. 2) DDM-ST-1 has been restarted,so field formations are requested to upload the data since the Month of July-2017 onwards. 3) DRI-CUS-7 has been modified with new group i.e 'Recovery by way of disposal of goods' which is to be uploaded from the current Month ,i.e, Jan-2018.
  • GNIT E-tender for CCAMC for 22 in number Category-II Vessels dated 29.01.2018. closing date of tender is 15.03.2018 1300 hours.click here
  • CBEC launches IT tools ICETRAK and ICETAB for trade facilitation and faster clearances – To download ICETRAK, click here here on your Android mobile phone
  • ATTN: BUDGET UPDATE :On account of Budget 2018-2019, due to be presented on "1-Feb-2018", filing of B.E.'s would not be available from 1700 hrs onwards on "1-Feb-2018" till completion of updation of all changes in the ICES 1.5
  • Complete utilization of funds under "O.E." & "RRT" Object Heads in FY 2017-18click here
  • DG NACIN's letter regarding E way Bill Master Trainer of Faridabad and Bangalore for more detailclick here
  • Chairman CBEC's weekly newsletter dated 25.01.2018click here
  • CGST Rules as amended upto 23/01/2018 have been uploaded click here
  • Important information for the field click here
  • Notifications for notifying e-way Bill website and amended CGST Rules have been uploaded. Notifications for reduction in Late fees for various returns also uploaded.
  • Immediate Attention: Registration and Requisition letter issued for Next Dept. Exam. of Inspectors to be held from 13.03.2018 to 16.03.2018. Please download the same from www.nacenkanpur.gov.in.
  • Departmental Examination for promotion of Ministerial Officers to rescheduled to be held from 20.02.2018 to 22.02.2018
  • Letter to all CCs/DGs informing DGHRD Swachhta Whatapp Numberclick here
  • Reports on user Experienceclick here
  • Removing "Retired, but PPO not issued" figures reflecting on "Bhavishya" portal screenclick here
  • Advisory on AIO functioning, connectivity issues for GST.-click here, TCS Escalatoin Matrix for GST Zones LAN Implementation, Wipro Handholders, HP Resident Engineers
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Chapter IV - Prohibitions on importation and exportation of goods

Section 11.  Power to prohibit importation or exportation of goods.- (1) If the Central Government is satisfied that it is necessary so to do for any of the purposes specified in sub-section (2), it may, by notification in the Official Gazette, prohibit either absolutely or subject to such conditions (to be fulfilled before or after clearance) as may be specified in the notification, the import or export of goods of any specified description.

 (2)    The purposes referred to in sub-section (1) are the following :-

(a)    the maintenance of the security of India;

(b)    the maintenance of public order and standards of decency or morality;

(c)    the prevention of smuggling;

(d)    the prevention of shortage of goods of any description;

(e)    the conservation of foreign exchange and the safeguarding of balance of payments;

(f)     the prevention of injury to the economy of the country by the uncontrolled import or export of gold or silver;

(g)    the prevention of surplus of any agricultural product or the product of fisheries;

(h)    the maintenance of standards for the classification, grading or marketing of goods in international trade;

(i)     the establishment of any industry;

(j)     the prevention of serious injury to domestic production of goods of any description;

(k)    the protection of human, animal or plant life or health;

(l)     the protection of national treasures of artistic, historic or archaeological value;

(m)   the conservation of exhaustible natural resources;

(n)    the protection of patents, trademarks 1[, copyrights, designs and geographical indications];

(o)    the prevention of deceptive practices;

(p)    the carrying on of foreign trade in any goods by the State, or by a Corporation owned or controlled by the State to the exclusion, complete or partial, of citizens of India;

(q)    the fulfilment of obligations under the Charter of the United Nations for the maintenance of international peace and security;

(r)     the implementation of any treaty, agreement or convention with any country;

(s)     the compliance of imported goods with any laws which are applicable to similar goods produced or manufactured in India;

(t)     the prevention of dissemination of documents containing any matter which is likely to prejudicially affect friendly relations with any foreign State or is derogatory to national prestige;

(u)    the prevention of the contravention of any law for the time being in force; and

(v)    any other purpose conducive to the interests of the general public.

 

  1. Substituted by Finance Act, 2013 (17 of 2013, section 64, for copyrights (w.e.f. 10-05-2013).