What?Indian New Regulation of Cargo Manifest & Transhipment
Foreign trade and freight forwarding that imports from and export to India or transshipment through India should be noticed. The Indian tax authorities and customs have issued a new regulation of 2018/No. 88, the Maritime Cargo Manifests and Transhipment Regulations in 2018, which will be effective on March 1, 2019 (arrival/departure date).
The shipping company has issued a notice. The new regulation stipulates that the time limit and requirements for the import of imported goods to Indian ports and the export of goods out of the port of India have changed.
The following is the requirements to the import shipments, export shipments, departure manifest, arrival manifest:
The shipping company Hapag-Lloyd indicates that discussions are taking place with various stakeholders to determine the EDI format and specifications to facilitate the submission of the list.
In the near future, if you have goods to India or transship through India, you should communicate with the shipping company in time.