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DGFT De-Lists 29 Agencies for Certificates of Origin-FTP 2023

Public Notice No. 31/2023-DGFT [F. No. 01/93/180/28/AM-19/PC.II(B)/E-16025] 20/09/2023

DGFT delists 29 agencies from FTP 2023 Appendix 2E for failing to adopt e-CoO platform. Details and impact in this update...

Amendment in Export Policy for Food Supplements with Botanicals

Notification No. 31/2023-DGFT [S.O. 3975(E)] 11/09/2023

Government of India amends export policy for food supplements containing botanicals. Get the details on official certificates and requirements for exports to the EU and UK....

DGFT Ahmedabad Promotes Online Interactions Over Physical Visits

Trade Notice No. 03/2023-DGFT 08/09/2023

DGFT Ahmedabad encourages the use of online and VC facilities for trade interactions. Get insights into the new guidelines aimed at reducing in-person visits....

CBI Arrests DGFT Officers & MD in Bribery Case; 8 Get 4-Year Terms for Govt Revenue Loss

An in-depth look into CBI's arrest of two DGFT officers and a private company MD in a bribery case, along with a related case of bribery involving Central Excise officials and company representatives. ...

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India’s New Trade Policy: Export Credit for E-Commerce

Trade Notice No. 26/2023-24-DGFT 04/09/2023

Banking & financial institutions concerned are therefore encouraged to extend Pre-shipment and Post-shipment Export Credit and Packing Credit Loan in Foreign Currency (PCFC) to E-Commerce exports based on extant guidelines issued by RBI....

DGFT Monthly Workshops on Cross-Border E-Commerce

Trade Notice No. 25/2023-24-DGFT 01/09/2023

Participate in DGFT's monthly workshops for cross-border E-Commerce exports, covering logistics, customs, payments, and more. Experienced exporters can share insights as guest speakers....

Revised SION’s for the leather, leather products and footwear

Public Notice No. 30/2023-DGFT 31/08/2023

Standard Input Output Norms (SIONs) for Leather, Leather Products and Footwear and General Note for Leather & Leather Products stand amended with effect from 15.09.2023. MINISTRY OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (Department of Commerce) (DIRECTORATE GENERAL OF FOREIGN TRADE) Public Notice No. 30/2023-DGFT | Dated: 31st, August, 2023 Subject: ...

DGFT Policy Circular: Clarification on Isopropyl Alcohol Import Restrictions

Policy Circular No. 04/2023-24-DGFT 31/08/2023

Read DGFT Policy Circular No. 04/2023-24 regarding applicability of safeguard measures on Isopropyl Alcohol (IPA) imports by SEZ units....

Non-Basmati White Rice (HS code 1006 30 90) Export to Bhutan, Mauritius, & Singapore

Notification No. 30/2023-DGFT, [S.O. 3843(E).] 30/08/2023

Details on permitted export volumes of non-basmati white rice to Bhutan, Mauritius, and Singapore as per DGFT Notification No. 30/2023...

Amendment in Export Policy of Non basmati rice under HS Code 10063090

Notification No. 29/2023-DGFT, [S.O. 3838(E).] 29/08/2023

In relaxation of Notification No.20/2023 dated 20th July, 2023 export of non-basmati white rice is allowed when export duty is paid before 21:57:01 hours on 20.07.2023....

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The DGFT (Directorate General of foreign Trade) is the agency under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry of the Government of India which governs the execution of policies related to import and export in the country. Till 1991 it was known as CCI&E (Chief Controller of Imports & Exports). It plays a very significant role in developing trading relations with several other nations and therefore assists in enhancing not just economic growth but also offers impetus required by the trade industry. To promote exports and imports, DGFT has established several of its regional offices throughout the country.

Some of the important functions of DGFT can be summed up as below:

  • DGFT is entrusted with the responsibility to implement several policies on trade, for instance, the Foreign Trade Policy.
  • Directorate General of Foreign Trade is the licensing authority for licensing the importers, exporters, and import and export business.
  • DGFT could restrict, prohibit and regulate imports and exports.
  • DGFT has a significant role in issuing Public Notices, Notifications, Circulars, etc.
  • DGFT grants ten digit Importer Exporter Code (IEC) that are the primary requirement for Importing and Exporting activities
  • DGFT launches several schemes time to time about trade benefits across the country.
  • DGFT has launched the ITC (HS CODE) Schedule-1 for import goods and Schedule-2 for Export goods.

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