Import restriction on peas to stay as Madras HC upholds DGFT notification

Import restriction on peas to stay as Madras HC upholds DGFT notification

A day after the withdrawal of restriction on import of peas, the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) on Thursday said that the trade barrier would continue.

The one-day-old notification of the was reversed following an order of the Madras High Court, which upheld the notification dated April 25 imposing a restriction on till September 30, 2018. The DGFT's April notification was challenged by some traders in Madras High Court claiming the notification was invalid.
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