Special Import License (SIL)

Issued to Export/Trading/Star Trading/Super Star Trading houses; Manufacturers/processors with the quality certification from ISO,HACCP,WHO-GMP or SSI CMM level 2 and above certification; EOUs/EPZs ; Deemed exporters; exporters of telecom and electronic equipments; small scale exporters(certified); service providers and other exporters. This provision has been withdrawn from 31.03.2000. No SIL licenses will be issued for exports made after 31.03.2000.