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India abandons proposed plan to register overseas suppliers

For UK scrap metal exporters, the latest BIR Autumn Convention in Warsaw brought welcome confirmation of the Indian governments decision to ditch a proposed registration scheme for overseas suppliers. The countrys Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) had announced a plan in March last year to introduce a registration system covering imports of unshredded ferrous and non-ferrous scrap in response to explosions and loss of life linked to the presence of munitions in consignments ...