What are Import Export Code and its Registration?
IEC stands for the Import Export Code, is a unique 10 digit number issued by Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), part of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, to any person or company for carrying on Import and Export business in India.
IEC Registration is mandatory to carry on export/import business in India. And is registered with the Director General of Foreign India (DGFT), Ministry of Commerce and Industries.
Import Export Code Online
For obtaining import export license, an online application can be filed with the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) on their website. After submission of an application, Import Export license is granted to the applicant within 15 to 20 days by the DGFT. Import export license fees start just 2499.
Procedure for IEC Code Online
- Application for IEC code online is given by a prescribed entity (Registered office/Head office of the applicant) to the nearest Regional Authority of Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).
- Application should be accompanied with "Form ANF 2A" along with prescribed attachments.
- Regional Authority will grant an Import Export License within 2-3 working days.
Import Export License Fees
Application for obtaining import export license fees is charged by the Government authority (DGFT). However our professional consultants can assist you in acquiring IEC code without any obstacle.