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SEZ - Pharma

SEZ (Pharma sector specific Special Economic Zone)


An Ideal Destination for a Globally Competitive Facility in

  • Pharmaceutical R&D
  • Manufacturing of APIs
  • Intermediates / FDFs

Ramky Pharma City (India) Ltd. - Sector Specific Special Economic Zone

Letter of Permission No. : F.2/93/2006-EPZ dated 07-04-2006
Approval of Authorised Operations : 29-08-2006
Notification No. : 547 dated 10-05-2007


Projected Investment INR 2000 Crores
Projected Manpower 10,000 people
Present Allotted Industries 13


Customs and Excise

  • Duty Benefits: SEZ units may import or procure from the domestic sources all their requirements of capital goods, raw materials, consumables, spares, packing materials, office equipment, DG sets etc. duty free.
  • Duty free import/domestic procurement of goods for setting up of SEZunits.
  • Goods imported / procured locally duty free could be utilised over the approval period of 5 years.
  • Domestic sales by SEZ units will now be exempt from SAD.
  • Domestic sale of finished products, by-products on payment of applicable Custom duty.
  • Domestic sale rejects and waste and scrap on payment of applicable Custom duty on the transaction value

Income Tax Benefits

  • 100% IT exemption (10A) for first 5 years and 50% for 2 years thereafter. Reinvestment allowance to the extent of 50% of ploughed back profits Carry forward of losses
  • Exemption from minimum alternate tax under section 115JB of the Income Tax Act

Foreign Direct Investment

  • 100% foreign direct investment is under the automatic route is allowed in manufacturing sector in SEZ units
  • No cap on foreign investments for SSI reserved items

Banking / Insurance/External Commercial Borrowings

  • Setting up Off-shore Banking Units allowed in SEZs.
  • OBU’s allowed 100% Income Tax exemption on profit for 3 years and 50 % for next two years.
  • External commercial borrowings by units up to $ 500 million a year allowed without any maturity restrictions.
  • Flexibility to keep 100% of export proceeds in EEFC account. Commodity hedging permitted.
  • Exemption from interest rate surcharge on import finance.
  • SEZ units allowed to ‘write-off’ unrealized export bills

Service Tax & CST

  • Exemption to sales made from Domestic Tariff Area to SEZ units.
  • Exemption from Service Tax to SEZ units

Companies Act

  • Enhanced limit of Rs. 2.4 crores per annum allowed for managerial remuneration Agreement to opening of Regional office of Registrar of Companies in SEZs.
  • Exemption from requirement of domicile in India for 12 months prior to appointment as Director.

Labour Laws

  • The Development Commissioner has been delegated, with the powers of Commissioner of Labour and Inspector of Factories and declared nodal authority for clearances in respect of all State Government Departments
  • All concerned State Government Departments shall depute an officer to look after permissions/clearances in respect of SEZ units
  • Self-certification procedure has been introduced for filing of regular returns
  • Public Utility Status granted
  • Women working in night shifts allowed for software units


Export Promotion Award 2012 - 13

  • RPCIL awarded as the 2nd highest investment in SEZ Developers Division for the year 2012-13 organised by Development Commissioner of AP, Chhattisgarh & Yanam Region.



  • Exemption from levy of VAT on the inputs supplied by the units within SEZ and off Zone to the units located in the SEZ
  • Exemption from payment of stamp duty and registration fee on registration of lease deeds of plots/SDFs alloted in VSEZ
  • 100% exemption from payment of stamp duty and registration fee for loan agreements, credit deeds, mortgages and hypothecation deeds executed by the Special Economic Zone units for assets in the Special Economic Zone in favour of Banks and Financial Institutions

Disclaimer : (The above incentives and benefits are as per SEZ act and rules thereof. These incentives and benefits are subject to change from time to time basing on the amendment to the act or rules by the Ministry of Commerce or Ministry of Revenue , Government of India, Ramky Pharmacity (India) SEZ is not responsible for any incentives or benefits)
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