Procedures to claim brand rate of draw back

The information provided here is part of Export import business Course online


What is Brand rate in exports? How to claim brand rate of exports? Has brand rate to be applied with customs department? What are the documents required to claim brand rate? How does brand rate work?

The above clarification on brand rate is common among exporters.


Also read: How to claim brand rate? update – New notification on 16th November, 2015 (click here)


If any item of products not included in the list of draw back schedule of customs department or the exporter considers the listed drawback is not sufficient to neutralize the duties suffered by their product, such exporter can apply for brand rate of duty draw back.  Within a period of not more than three months period of time after obtaining let export order from customs for export, exporter can apply for brand rate to commissioner at the jurisdiction of his manufacturing unit. Procedures to claim brand rate of draw back copy 


The details of input,components and or materials and services used for manufacture of goods and duties paid on such materials,input or and components are to be mentioned clearly when applying for brand rate.


AS per drawback rules 1995,  the period of applying brand rate  can be extended up to one year time subjected to the terms and conditions with payment of necessary fee.


Once after receiving application for brand rate, the commissioner shall verify the details submitted by exporter and after satisfying, determine the rate of amount of drawback as per rule 6 of draw back rules 1995.

If the jurisdictional commissioner permits such brand rate on provisional basis, exporter need to execute a bond, binding himself to refund such draw back amount granted,  if found not eligible or lower amount than provisionally granted.


I hope, I have explained the procedures and formalities about brand rate of draw back and how does brand rate work?

Do you have different thought on this subject about brand rate of draw back?  Discuss below:


The above information is a part of Online international business guide course

Other details on how to import export 

Amendment and Conversion of Shipping Bills in India - extract of notification 36/2010

 Procedure for claiming Duty Drawback

 What is EPCG? How EPCG works in Export Import trade?

 Post shipment finance in Export Business

 How to send export samples to foreign buyer? Tips to send samples to foreign buyer

 What is packing credit in export business?

How to start Export Business?

How to get Export Orders?

What are the risks and solutions in Export Business?

Click here to know India Trade Classification(ITC)

Click here to know HS code of other product/commodity

Service Tax - Click here to read complete notification under Budget 2014

What is Bank post shipment credit to exporters?

Types of export containers
Measurement of export containers
Export Import Policy of India 2015-20
MEIS, Merchandise Exports from India Scheme
SEIS, Service Exports from India Scheme
Merge your Commercial Invoice and Packing List for all your future exports

 Why does Palletization require?
Why labeling and marking in Export business?
The term FCL. What is FCL means
The term LCL. What does LCL mean?
 Tips to exporters on Documentation
How does First Appraisement system of import customs clearance procedures work?
 How does Letter of Credit work?
How does STP units work in India?
How does TT (Telegraphic Transfer) work?
Transferability of Bill of Lading
Transhipment - A redefinition        
Travelers to India under import duty exemption, Frequently Asked Questions Part 2
Triangular shipment
 Types of Insurance Documents.
 How does Wire transfer work in international business?
 How is assessable value calculated by customs for imports?
How is IGM filed under high sea sale?
 How many of you know the meaning of Exports and Imports in India?
 How many types of imports in India. Types of bills of Entry in India

How many types of shipping bills in export

 How to add Line number in Import General Manifest in Custom in India

How to amend AWB number in Import General Manifest (IGM)

 How to amend BL number in Import General Manifest (IGM)

How to amend consignee (importer) name in Import General Manifest (IGM)

 How to amend container number in Import General Manifest IGM

 How to amend date of bill of lading in Import General Manifest (IGM) in India

 How to amend description of goods in Import General Manifest (IGM)

Transferability of Bill of Lading

Transhipment - A redefinition

Travelers to India under import duty exemption, Frequently Asked Questions Part 2

Triangular export

Types of Insurance Documents.




vikas aggarwal: Dear Sir, We would like to fix brand rate for our product which is rice. We would like to know following 1- whether rate ha to be fixed separately for each brand 2- what all documents to be attached with brand rate application filed with Excise Commissionerate 3- what all documents to be filed with customs authorities with customs for claiming drawback refund. regards Vikas Aggarwal 9813015950

Pankaj kumar: I want to know the procedure for claiming drawback after export done

Ashwinikumar Jha : I have a query regarding Claiming of duty drawback. Your little assistance will be of great help to me. Company is engaged in the trading of Furniture, Glassware and fabric items. We imported some materials from china some 1.5 years ago some and paid all the duties at that time. Now we are exporting the 50% of same material (In the same form as was imported) to USA. I would like to know all the practical formalities (i.e. what need ti be reported to Bank, Custom suthority etc) i have to follow in order to get the duty drawback. Also i want to know under which section we can claim Sec 74 or Sec 75. Although i have done research by googling it, but still practical procedures are still not getting cleared.

Dhairyasinh Rajda: We want export Tyvek paper tags,the paper sheet is imported by DuPont India.Now after paying import duty if we cut to tag sizes prices are not workable.How can we get the refund of duty paid. Regards-Rajda

Discussion Forum

You can also share your thoughts about this article.
Any one can answer on question posted by Readers