Import Export Code Registration
Get ready to Import and Export from India, within 1 day. We get you IEC (Import Export Code) in a hassle-free manner. You don’t have to move from your office or home, we would take care of filing and follow up with Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT).
Import Export Code (IEC) is a ten digit number, comprising alphabets and numbers. IEC is a mandatory prerequisite to starting a business of Import or Export in India. The IEC code is a pan based registration, hence against one pan number the director general of foreign trade can issue only one IE Code. The IEC is a unique number through which a person is identified at all offices of Customs and DGFT across India. In general all the Imports and Exports can be done without any other authorisation, license or permission, However in the national interest or to regulate the trade or any specific commodity, the central government may restrict or prohibit the import or export of certain goods. In case you wish to import any item which is restricted, an application for license or permission to import can be made to the DGFT explaining the specific reasons for the export or import.
Import Export Code Registration Eligibility
When IEC is Required
IEC Code is required before you commence the business of any Import or Export. No Import or Export can be initiated unless IEC is allotted.
PAN Based Registration
The IEC is a pan based unique number, and against one pan number, the DGFT allocates only one IE Code, which remains valid for all over India.
The regional director of DGFT having jurisdiction over the place of business is the authority who allots IE Code to all type of applicants
No Renewal Required
The IE Code is a permanent identification number allotted to a person desirous to do the business of Import or Export in India. It never expires.