ANNOUNCEMENT 28 Jun 2021
India has waived the requirement of obtaining a license for importing potatoes from Bhutan.
NUMBER OF INTERVENTIONS
On 28 June 2021, the Indian Directorate General of Foreign Trade through Notification No. 9/2015-2020 permitted imports of potatoes from Bhutan without a license. Imports from other countries would continue to require an import license.
This exemption is valid until 30 June 2022.
India had earlier, in October 2020, provided a similar exemption for imports of potatoes from Bhutan (see related State Act).