Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS)

No. CEPC/SEC/P&P/22/2015/       Dated: 19th May, 2015


All Members of CEPC


Dear· Members,


Members  may  be aware that in terms of Para 3.14 of Handbook of Procedures 2015-2020,  ‘Declaration of Intent’ on all categories of Shipping Bills is required for claiming rewards under Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS).   


In other words specified declaration that “We intend to claim rewards under Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS)” is required on all categories of Shipping Bills – even for export shipments under any of the Schemes of Chapter 4 (including Drawback), Chapter 5 or Chapter 6 of FTP.


Such declaration of intent is mandatory with effect from 1st June, 2015 in order to be eligible for claiming rewards under MEIS.


Member-exporters may please note this and ensure that such declaration of intent is mentioned invariably on the Shipping Bills for all export shipments,  under any of the Scheme mentioned above,  eligible for MEIS benefit


Yours faithfully,


                                        N.K. GUIN

              Acting Executive Director-cum-Secretary.