ANNOUNCEMENT 26 Apr 2021

India has amended the import policy of melon seeds to require a license and approval prior to imports.

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  • 0 neutral
  • 0 liberalising
Inception date: 26 Apr 2021 | Removal date: open ended

Import licensing requirement

On 26 April 2021, the Indian Directorate General of Foreign Trade (Ministry of Commerce and Industry) through Notification No. 3/2015-2020 amended the import policy of "melon seeds-other" from "Free" to "Restricted". Beacause of the amendment, imports of melon seeds will henceforth require a license and prior approval.

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