How to import consumer goods and other goods as gifts?


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Is import of Consumer goods or Other goods as Gifts allowed in India


Here, we discuss about import of consumer goods and other goods as gifts to India.

According to Foreign Trade Policy of India, In terms of provisions contained in Paragraph 2.25 of FTP, an application for grant of CCP for import as gifts of items appearing as restricted for imports in ITC (HS) shall be made to the DGFT as in ANF 2M along with documents prescribed therein.

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Where recipient of a gift is a charitable, religious or an educational institution registered under any law in force, and gift sought to be imported has been exempted from payment of customs duty, such import shall be allowed by customs authorities without a CCP.

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