DGFT removes restrictions on export of N-95/FFP-2 Masks

The DGFT of Ministry of Commerce & Industry vide its Notification No. 36/2015-20 dated October 6th, 2020 amended the Export policy of N-95/FFP-2 masks or its equivalent and Personal Protection Equipment (hereinafter referred to as ‘PPE’). An amendment was brought in Schedule 2 of the ITC (HS) Export Policy, 2018 related to the aforementioned products. 

This notification amended the previous “restricted” exports of N-95/FFP-2 masks or its equivalent and PPEs exported either as individual parts or as kits to “free” category making the products freely exportable.

Read the full Notification here.

- By Ronak Tyagi