New conditions for the export of medicinal plants were announced
New conditions for the export of medicinal plants were announced, the Iranian Customs Export Office announced in a circular the new conditions for the export of medicinal plants to customs throughout the country.
The text of this circular, which includes new facilities for the export of medicinal plants, is as follows:
Following the provisions of Circulars No. 342651/96/94 dated 27/4/96 and 376541/96/101 dated 3/5/96 Subject of export criteria of medicinal, industrial and aromatic plants Attached image Copies of No. 2430/501/96, dated 4/6/96, and 2305/501/96, dated 28/5/96, the esteemed Deputy for Commercial Development and Agricultural Industries of the Ministry of Jihad Agriculture sends and announces:
The export of those medicinal plants that are produced through agriculture or horticulture with the approval of the head of the Jihad Agricultural Organization of the relevant province that planting is unimpeded and in compliance with other regulations does not require inquiry from the Forests, Rangelands and Watershed Management Organization.
Pursuant to Letter No. 253/4079 dated 5/17/96 of the Seed and Seedling Certificate Registration Institute (Appendix) and using Article 10 of the Law on Plant Cultivars Registration and Control and Seed and Seedling Certificate, ornamental plants, including cut and potted branches ( According to the list in the attached annex (which is classified under Tariff No. 0603), they are not considered as “seeds and seedlings” and their export is not subject to the issuance of a license by the Ministry of Agriculture (Certificate of Seed and Seedling Registration Institute). Obviously, if necessary, esteemed colleagues can inquire from the Jihad Agricultural Organization to identify the mentioned plants and distinguish them from other plants subject to licensing.