News Flash
  • Final Report on Two Swachhta Projects for the F.Y. 2018-19 Report | Format
  • In order to reduce illicit cultivation, Central Economic Intelligence Bureau (CEIB) has issued a Whatsapp No : 9686505002 for uploading of images of illicit cultivated area of opium and poppy by general public.
  • REQUEST FOR EMPANELMENT (RFE) Of Telecom Service Providers for Supply of 3G/4G SIM Cards to CBIC offices. Bids to be submitted till 08.04.2019 by 1:00 p.m
  • Appointment of common authority for the purpose of exercise of powers under sections 73,74, 75 and 76 of the CGST Act, 2017
  • Draft Seniority list of IRS (C&CE) officers in the grade of Joint Commissioner of Customs & Central Excise for the period 2007-08 to 2011-12 Click Here
  • NACIN, Mumbai, under aegis of Multi- Disciplinary School of Economic Intelligence (MDSEI), is conducting a two days Workshop on the topic “Analysis of GST Frauds involving Fake Invoices” on 18th and 19th March, 2019 at NACIN Complex, Mumbai.Click Here
View all

Samples, Gifts and Trade Goods

(1)  Document on any form including messages, information or data recorded on papers, cards, photographs which are not subjected to any prohibition or restrictions can be imported and exported.

(2) Bonafide commercial samples can be imported through courier provided the said samples are being received free of cost (see Import of Samples). Similarly, gifts from persons abroad upto the value of Rs. 5,000/- and all the life saving drugs and equipments which are not chargeable to any duty at present (see Notification 20/99-Cus) can also be sent to India through the courier mode.

(3) Commercial goods which are dutiable can also be imported through the courier without any restriction of quantity subject to payment of duty by the courier company at the time of clearance of the said goods from the Customs.