NAVI MUMBAI: Jawaharlal Nehru Custom House (JNCH) had introduced a facility to upload digitally signed supporting documents concerning bills of entry on a pilot basis through e-SANCHIT. All the importers at Jawaharlal Nehru Custom House, Nhava Sheva under Mumbai Zone-II were encouraged to use this facility for all their import clearances on voluntary basis. However now it has decided to implement this facility on mandatory basis for bills of entry pertaining to Appraising Group IV, VA, VB and 7H w.e.f. 01.03.2018.
It further informs that bills of entry pertaining to other Appraising Groups may also be filed by using e-SANCHIT facility on voluntary basis. They are encouraged to use this facility as use of e-SANCHIT will enhance the speed of import clearance, adds a Public Notice No/ 28/2018 of JNCH.