INDIA: SEA CARGO MANIFEST AND TRANSHIPMENT REGULATIONS (SCMTR)
February 12, 2020
Correspondents in India have advised us that the Indian Customs’ new Sea Cargo Manifest and Transhipment Regulations (SCMTR) will be implemented on 16 February 2020. The new regulation stipulates changes in timelines and requirements for advance notice by shipping lines (vessels) arriving in India and exports through shipping lines (vessels) out of India.
Details of the Registration and Application Process for all stakeholders are given in the attached public notice No. 08/2020.