Date: 26th February 2019
Subject: India Regulatory Changes – Sea Cargo Manifest and Transshipment Regulations (SCMTR) – Postponed for 3 months
Referring to our notice of SCMTR on 31st January, please note that the Ministry of Finance and the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) of India have confirmed to extend the effective of Sea Cargo Manifest and Transshipment Regulations 2018, for a further period of three months, probably 1st Jun 2019.
The authorities and involved parties will keep working on certain issues not limiting to EDI platform, Timeline of manifest, Amendment process, Filing by forwarders, etc. We will stay close liaison with pertaining parties and keep your good company updated of the development. We are looking forward to your kind support and well preparation for the new Regulations. Please contact our local agencies if any assistance is required. You may also visit our website www.emiratesline.com for more details.
Customer Service Department
Emirates Shipping Line