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DGFT lays out procedure for exports of surgical masks, medical goggles, diagnostic kits. DGFT will accept application for surgical mask, diagnostic test kit export license between 5-8 August


DGFT lays out procedure for exports of surgical masks, medical goggles, diagnostic kits

New Delhi. Only applications from exporters applying online between August 5 and 8 will be considered for obtaining licenses for the export of medical glasses, double and triple layer surgical masks and test kits. Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) has issued a notice in this regard.

DGFT has set the process of export of these goods. This rule is part of the same process. According to the directorate, 20 million medical glasses and 40 million double-layer masks will be allowed to be exported every month. Similarly, the monthly limit for export of different test kits has also been fixed. 238 lakh VTM kits, 149 lakh RNA kits and 114 lakh RT-PCR kits can be exported every month.

For the export of these goods, only manufacturers exporters can apply through DGFT's online system. Online applications for this have been called from 5 to 8 August 2020. Only these applications will be considered for licensing and they will be issued this license for three months.

This post was published on July 31, 2020 11:05 pm

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