Public Notice No. 54 (RE-2012)/2009-2014
New Delhi, Dated the 5th April, 2013
Sub: Deferment in the date of effect for implementation of bar-coding on Primary level
packaging on export consignment of pharmaceuticals and drugs for tracing and
In exercise of the powers conferred under Paragraph 2.4 of the Foreign Trade Policy,
2009-14, as amended from time to time, Director General of Foreign Trade hereby makes
following amendments in Public Notice No. 59(RE-2010)/2009-14 dated 30.06.2011 read
with Public Notice No. 10 (RE-2010)/2009-2014 dated 11.07.2012:
2. The date of effect for implementation of bar coding on Primary Level packaging as
mentioned at serial number 2(i) a of Public Notice No. 59(RE-2010)/2009-14 dated
30.06.2011 will now come into effect from 1st July, 2014.
3. Effect of this Public Notice:
Earlier the requirement of affixing barcodes on Primary Level packaging was to take
effect from 01.07.2013. Now this date has been deferred to 01.07.2014.
Director General of Foreign Trade
(Issued from F.No. 01/91/180/648/AM 09/Export Cell)