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Pulses made free for export without any quantitative ceiling
Jan 04, 2019

All varieties of pulses including organic pulses have been made 'free' for export without any quantitative ceiling.
This information was given by the Minister of State of Commerce and Industry, C. R. Chaudhary, in a written reply in the Rajya Sabha.
The export has been allowed through Customs EDI ports.
However, export through the non-EDI Land Custom Stations (LCS) on Indo-Bangladesh and Indo-Nepal border has also been allowed subject to registration of quantity with DGFT.
Under the Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS) of the Foreign Trade Policy 2015-2020, Bengal Gram with HS Code 07132020 was provided rewards at the rate of 7% for exports made between, March 20th 2018 to September 9th 2018.
The Government has restricted import of pulses like tur, moong and urad since August, 2017 with annual Quota Restriction of 5 lakh MT (2 lak MT for tur, 1.5 lakh MT each for urad and moong) in order to stabilize the prices and protect the interest of the farmers.

Knn India