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.
E-mail : email@example.com
Website : http://www.chemexcil.in
EPC/LIC/WANA 8th October 2021
ALL THE MEMBERS OF THE COUNCIL
Stakeholder consultations on India-UAE CEPA negotiations on Chemicals and
Petrochemicals tariff lines
We have received communication from FT WANA Division, Department of Commerce, Government of India informing us that the Department of Commerce is conducting stakeholder consultations for a Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement (CEPA) between India and UAE.
In this connection, a meeting through virtual mode, under the chairmanship of Joint Secretary (WANA), Department of Commerce is scheduled to be held on 12th October, 2021 at 1500 Hrs to discuss these Chemicals and Petrochemicals Tariff lines.
In this context, specific inputs on the treatment (tariff elimination, tariff reduction, TRQ, sensitive etc) may be provided for tariff lines of India on Chemicals and Petrochemicals (list attached). The detailed justification in case you have any sensitivity towards these lines vis- a- vis UAE, may also be furnished.
In this connection, you may also keep in mind the existing treatment in India’s FTAs on these lines. The offensive export interest on any of the UAE lines may also be intimated .
Your inputs be sent to us latest by 10th October 2021 on our e-mail id’s: firstname.lastname@example.org and email@example.com .
Your timely responses will be highly appreciated.
Acting Executive Director
Encl : Total tariff lines of India-Chemicals & petrochemicals