Manmade and Technical Textiles Export Promotion Council (MATEXIL)

Improvements in Faceless Assessment-Measures for expediting Customs Clearances

Circular No. ES/107/2021-22                                              17th July, 2021    


To: Members of the Council           

Sub:  Improvements in Faceless Assessment-Measures for expediting Customs Clearances 

Dear Member,    


JNCH has issued Public Notice No. 69/2021 dated 14th July, 2021 on the above subject. In this regard, CBIC had also issued Circular No.14 /2021-Customs dated 7th July, 2021 (Refer to Council’s Circular No. ES/93/2021-22 dated 9th July, 2021).   


On comprehensive review of the implementation of Faceless Assessment and with a view to increase the pace of assessments and Customs clearance, for further enhancing the uniformity in assessments and anonymity, CBIC has decided to implement the following measures in the Customs Faceless Assessment and clearance processes: 

  • Enhancement of facilitation levels 
  • Expediting assessment process 
  • Re-organisation of FAGs-Specialization 
  • Automated generation of examination orders 
  • Anonymised escalation 


For detailed information, members may kindly refer to JNCH’s Public Notice No. 69/2021 dated 14th July, 2021. 

In case of any difficulty, members may kindly contact the Additional Commissioner (Appraising Main, Import) through email on 

Members may kindly make a note of the above. 

Thanking you, 

Yours faithfully,