OFFICE OF THE COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS
Subject: Examination norms for export goods at the Port of Export and selection of consignments – Regarding.
The revised scale of physical examination of various categories of export goods at the Port of export prescribed in the CBEC Circular No.6/2002 dated 23.1.2002 was communicated to the Importers, Clearing Agents and Trading Public vide this Custom House Public Notice No.33/2002. As per the revised procedure, the facility extended to exporters under CBEC Circular No.90/98 dt.8/12/98 was withdrawn. Similarly, the Green Channel facility was also discontinued. However, the new procedure envisages selection of only of a given percentage of consignments for examination.. In the case of EDI Shipping Bills, the selection of the consignments for examination will be done by the system itself as per this Custom House PN 58/2002 dated 21.2.2002. In the case of manual S/Bs, the AC/DC countersigning the Shipping Bills will select the Shipping Bills/Consignments for examination. Consignments/Shipping Bills which are not selected for examination, “Waiver of examination” will be recorded on the S/B by the assessing AO and AC/DC. The selected Consignments/Shipping Bills will be examined as per the scale prescribed in the Board’s Circular No.6/2002 reproduced in this Custom House PN 33/2002. Difficulties, if any, may be brought to the notice of the Addl. Commisssioner (Appg.)/Addl. Commissioner (Prev.). Sd/-
COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS (SEAPORT)
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DEPUTY COMMISSIONER OF CUSTOMS(APPG.)