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Covering SEZs and EOUs under the RoDTEP Scheme

Office Memorandum K.43022/35/2019-SEZ 16/02/2024

Governments latest memo explores covering SEZs and EOUs under RoDTEP Scheme. Learn about the implications and updates from the Ministry of Commerce & Industry....

Metallic Waste Import: Adani Gangavaram Port, Exempted from PSIC Requirement

Public Notice No. 43/2023-DGFT [F. No. 01/89/180/53/AM-01/PC-II(B)/E-2382).] 14/02/2024

Explore the latest DGFT Public Notice 43/2023 dated February 14, 2024. Details on Amendment in Para 2.51 of HBP, 2023, including Adani Gangavaram Port inclusion for scrap import...

Import Procedure for Muskmelon Seeds ITC(HS) 12077090 till 31.08.2024

Public Notice No. 42/2023-DGFT [F. No. 01/53/8/W-2/AM24/IC.] 14/02/2024

Explore DGFT Public Notice 42/2023 dated February 14, 2024, detailing the import procedure for Muskmelon Seeds under ITC(HS) 12077090 until 31.08.2024. Learn about restrictions, application criteria, and deadlines....

DGFT Notice: Import Procedure for Watermelon Seeds until 31.08.2024

Public Notice No. 41/2023-DGFT [F. No. 01/53/8/W-2/AM24/IC.] 14/02/2024

Explore DGFT Public Notice No. 41/2023 on Watermelon Seeds import. Learn procedures, limits, and application details. Apply by 22.02.2024. Updates on trade policy....

DGFT notifies ITC (HS) based Export Policy for Chapter 01-39 of Schedule 2  

Notification No. 60/2023-DGFT [S.O. 649(E)] 13/02/2024

Explore the impact of Notification No. 60/2023-DGFT, where the Indian Trade Classification (Harmonised System) of Export Items is notified under Chapter 01-39 of Schedule 2...

DGFT Trade Notice: Human Hair Export Policy Amendments 2024-25

Trade Notice No. 37/2023-24-DGFT 13/02/2024

Stay updated on DGFTs Trade Notice No. 37/2023-24, implementing export policy changes for human hair. Learn about application procedures and guidelines....

DGFT Simplifies Clubbing Provisions for Advance Authorization Scheme

Public Notice No. 40/2023-DGFT [F. No. 01/94/180/046/AM24/PC-4).] 12/02/2024

Discover the latest amendments to Para 4.36 of the Handbook of Procedures, 2023, enhancing ease of business under the Advance Authorization Scheme....

Mundra Port & ICD Garhi Harsaru Join List of 18 Ports/ICDs for New Vehicle Imports

Notification No. 59/2023-DGFT [S.O. 632(E)] 12/02/2024

Discover the expansion of India's import network with Mundra Port and ICD Garhi Harsaru now authorized for new vehicle imports as per DGFT Notification No. 59/2023....

Corrigendum to Public Notice no. 28/2023 dated 18.08.2023-reg

File No. 01/94/180/261/AM18/PC-4 09/02/2024

Discover the latest update on the headings of Table A and B for authorized banks to import gold and silver in FY 2023-24 as revised by DGFT in the corrigendum to Public Notice No. 28/2023....

DGFT Extends Track and Trace System Deadline for Drug Exports

Public Notice No.39/2023-DGFT 02/02/2024

Stay informed on DGFT's latest update - Public Notice No.39/2023 extends the deadline for Track and Trace system implementation in drug exports until 01.02.2025....

Latest DGFT / FTP News

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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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