Mandideep was established in the Industrial Area, Mandideep, vide
Notification No. 53/2005-Cus.(NT) dated 14.07.2005. The Government of
India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue, CBEC, has notified
“ICD at Mandideep” for unloading of imported goods and loading of Export
goods. The Commissioner, Customs & Central Excise, Bhopal vide
Notification No. 01/2005 dated 30.09.2005 declared the Customs Area in
respect of Inland Container Depot, Mandideep for storage of containers
and goods contained therein imported / received through the Gate way
Ports and for stuffing of import cargo as per Section 8 of the Customs
Act, 1962 (52 of 1962).
Further, vide Public Notice No. 11/2005-Customs dated 30.09.2005 the
Commissioner, Customs & Central Excise, Bhopal appointed M/s. CONCOR
Ltd., as the Custodian of imported goods and export goods received at
ICD Mandideep under Section 45 of Customs Act, 1962.
The Inland Container Depot, Mandideep became operational w.e.f.
01.10.2005 and the first containerized export took place on 28.10.2005.
From a humble beginning of only 42 TEUs of export cargo in 2005-06, it
has shown a manifold increase during 2006-07 and 2007-08.
The Government of India, Ministry of Finance, Department of Revenue has
extended the Duty Free Import Authorization Scheme vide Notification No.
40/2006-Cus dated 01.05.2006 and also amended the Notification Nos. 4/
2006-Cus to 43/2006-Cus all dated 05.05.2006 to extend the other Export
Promotion Schemes to ICD, Mandideep.
The office of the Deputy/Assistant Commissioner (Customs), ICD,
Mandideep is based at ICD Mandideep. The CONCOR has provided space for
the ICD (Customs) i.e. 1 room for Deputy/Assistant Commissioner
(Customs), 1 room for Superintendent (Customs) and 1 room for Inspector
and Ministerial staff, a hall have also been provided for the use of