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Impact of Non-Tariff Barriers on Utilisation of Foreign Trade Agreements

Explore the challenges posed by non-tariff barriers on Indian exporters, including compliance costs, administrative burdens, and complex customs procedures. Learn about Foreign Trade Agreements (FTAs) and the government's Trade Connect e-platform as a solution....

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Enlistment of chambers /agencies under Appendix 2E of FTP, 2023

Public Notice No. 38/2023-DGFT [F. No. 01/93/180/28/AM-19/PC-II(B)/E-16025).] 31/01/2024

Explore the latest DGFT public notice reinstating 04 chambers/agencies under Appendix 2E of FTP 2023 for Certificate of Origin (Non Preferential) issuance....

DGFT: Why corruption rules the roost

Uncover why corruption prevails & how DGFT isn't doing enough to combat it. Learn how bribe money is making things easier & how systemic corruption is hindering exports. Find out more with DGFT - why corruption rules the roost....

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Delhi HC Orders DGFT to Issue Export Obligation Certificate

Gold Plus Glass Industry Ltd Vs Union of India & Ors (Delhi High Court)

Read the full text of Delhi High Court's judgment directing DGFT to issue Export Obligation Discharge Certificate in Gold Plus Glass Industry Ltd vs Union of India case. Analysis and implications discussed....

Revised Import Policy for Glufosinate Technical (HS Code 38089390) in ITC (HS) 2022

Notification No. 58/2023-DGFT, [S.O. 331(E).] 23/01/2024

Explore the latest amendment in the import policy for Glufosinate Technical (HS Code 38089390) under ITC (HS) 2022. Effective from 25.01.2024, understand the revised conditions and implications....

Import Guidelines for Semi-Manufactured Silver Products by Industries

Notification No. 57/2023-DGFT, [S.O. 175(E).] 15/01/2024

Explore the impact of DGFT Notification 57/2023 amending the import policy for silver under Chapter 71 of ITC(HS) 2022. Analysis of changes and implications....

Validity of PSIAs in A&ANF Appendix 2G extended until 31.03.2024

Public Notice No. 37/2023-DGFT 12/01/2024

Public Notice 37/2023-DGFT Validity of Pre-Shipment Inspection Agency (PSIAs) as listed in the Appendix 2G of A&ANF, has been extended from 27.12.2023 to 31.03.2024...

Import restrictions not apply to Desktop Computers falling under tariff head 8471: DGFT

Policy Circular No. 09/2023-24 12/01/2024

Get the latest clarification from DGFT regarding the import policy for Laptops, Tablets, All-in-one PCs, and Servers under HSN 8471. Understand the restrictions and authorization requirements for these IT hardware categories....

Delhi HC Sets Aside Norms Committee’s Decision on EOU Wastage Norms

Marble Art & Anr. Vs Union of India & Ors. (Delhi High Court)

Delhi High Court overturns Norms Committee's decision on fixing wastage norms for downstream products of Export Oriented Units (EOUs)....

How to surrender IEC license online?

Learn how to surrender IEC license online effortlessly. Understand the reasons, process, and required documents for IEC surrender. Ensure compliance and avoid future issues....

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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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