Representation & Correspondence

REPRESENTATION SENT TO VARIOUS MINISTRIES & DEPARTMENTS.

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DATE

SUBJECT

MINISTRY/DEPTT.

1

27/03/2020

Request for guideline and relief  for Timber Industry, in the context of present Lockdown situation in the country.  

The Hon’ble Minister of Commerce  and Industry.

Government  of India.

2

28/03/2020

Request for guideline and relief  for Timber Industry, in the context of present Lockdown situation in the country.  

The Hon’ble Minister of State for Shipping.

(Independent Charge)

3

02/04/2020

Prayer for deferment of payment of IGST & Customs Duty and reduction of GST rate from 18% to 5%, for Timber (HS Code 4403 & 4407) along with Suggestions to safeguard Timber & Wood Based Industry in the Current situation of COVID-19 and  Economic Slowdown as well.  

Smt. Nirmala Sitharaman, Hon’ble Minister of Finance, and Chairperson, GST Council,

4

06/04/2020

Relaxation & benefits to Importers to coup up with the crisis evolved due to COVID-19 and thereafter.  

The Governor, Reserve Bank Of India, Mumbai

5

25/04/2020

Clearance of goods under India’s trade agreement without original certificate of origin – reg.  

 

Shri M. Ajit Kumar

Chairman

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs

6

27/4/2020

Request to reduce GST on Timber (HSN-4403) & Sawn Timber (HSN-4407) to 5%  ( current Rate is 18% )  

Hon’ble Minister of Finance, and Chairperson  and all Members GST Council

7

27/4/2020

Wood Based industries – SOP for commence of work and related matters – certain suggestions – furnished – reg.  

 

Sri Piyush Goyal ji,

Hon’ble Minister for Commerce and Industry

Government of India,

 

8

30/04/2020

Revival of Wood & Timber Industry from the challenges evolved out of COVID-19  crisis – support & Guidance there of.  

The Director  Indian Plywood Industries Research & Training Institute (IPRITI)  Bangalore, Karnataka.

9

30/04/2020

Revival of Wood & Timber Industry from the challenges evolved out of COVID-19  crisis – support & Guidance there of.  

The Director  Institute of Wood Science and Technology (IWST)

10

05/05/2020

Acknowledgement and thanks for support, extended to the Importers of Wood Based Industry for waiver of detention charges during Lockdown period  

The Hon’ble Minister of State for Shipping.  (Independent Charge)

11

09/05/2020

Request for amendments/changes in the Policy of Plant and Quarantine laws for Imported Timber  

Hon’ble Minister of Agriculture & Farmers Welfare Government of India.

12

12/05/2020

Request for amendments/changes in the Policy of Transit Passes required for movement of Timbers.  

Union Minister of Environment, Forest and Climate Change. Government of India

13

14/05/2020

Request for reduction of GST on Timber (HSN-4403) & Sawn Timber (HSN4407) to 5% ( current Rate is 18% )  

Hon’ble Minister of State ( Finance and Corporate Affairs),

14

17/05/2020

TIMBER SECTOR AS MSME ( PPT Presentation)  

Hon’ble Minister of Micro, Small and Medium Enterprises,

Government of India
Udyog Bhawan

15

25/05/2020

Wood based industries recommendations for Promotion of trades and ease of doing buisiness

Ministry of Commerce and Industry.
Government of India.