Basic Chemicals, Cosmetics & Dyes Export Promotion Council
(Set-up by Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Govt of India)
Jhansi Castle, 4th floor, 7-Cooperage Road, Mumbai - 400 001.
Tel : 91-22-22021288, 22021330 Fax : 91-22-22026684.
EPC/LIC/FTA/23-24 4th August, 2023
TO ALL THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL
Request for inputs on staging on 587 Tariff Lines with regards to India- EU FTA negotiations
Greetings from CHEMEXCIL!
You may be aware that so far five rounds of negotiations have been completed for India-EU FTA.
The fourth round made progress in most chapters including an agreement on the exchanges of offers on market access for trade in goods and government procurement.
The aim of fifth round was to accelerate work on texts and deepen the mutual understanding of the main areas of convergence and divergence between the EU and India.
The sixth round of India-EU FTA negotiations will be held soon.
In this regards, the Council is in receipt of list of 587 tariff lines (in excel format) from the Department of Chemicals & Petrochemicals, Govt of India seeking inputs comments/inputs on staging on these Tariff Lines along with the justification for the same.
Members are therefore requested to kindly go through the attached list and submit your inputs to us by email to firstname.lastname@example.org with copy to email@example.com by today itself.
Please treat this as MOST URGENT.
1. List of 587 tariff lines