Government of India
Ministry of Finance
Department of Revenue
Central Board of Excise & Customs
159A, North Block,
26th November, 2009.
All Chief Commissioners of Customs.
All Chief Commissioners of Customs & Central Excise.
All Commissioners of Customs.
All Commissioners of Customs (Imports).
All Commissioners of Customs / Central Excise (Prev.).
The Director General of Systems & Data Management.
Subject: Submission of trade statistics of EDI and Non-EDI compliant ports to the DGCI&S, Kolkata.
Sir / Madam,
Please refer to the Board’s Circular No.19/2009 dated 9th June, 2009.
2. It is brought to your kind notice that the Ministry of Finance, Department of Economic Affairs, in order to avoid divergence in Merchandise Trade Data, has requested CBEC to provide trade statistics to the DGCI&S, to the extent possible, on real time basis in respect of Customs EDI stations. They have also requested that Customs Non-EDI stations may provide the trade related data to the DGCI&S within 15 days of its being filed.
In view of the above, you are requested to take further necessary action in the matter accordingly.