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What is Import Export Code (IEC)?
IEC (Import Export Code) is required for someone trying to kick-start their import / export business in the world. It shall be provided by DGFT (Director General of Foreign Trade). IEC is a 10-digit code that is valid for a lifetime. Predominantly, the importer merchant can not import products without the Import Export Code and, equally, the exporter merchant can not benefit from the DGFT export system, etc. without the IEC.
One such requirement when you are thinking of importing or exporting from India is the IEC (Import Export Code) licence.
There are different categories in which you can receive IEC for a number of reasons, e.g.: if you register in Merchant cum Manufacturer (advisable to register under this category), you can sell as well as manufacture as well as offer services under this category for the export and import of products and services.
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When We Need IEC Code?
We need IEC (Import Export Code) to kick-start import/export business in the country. It is issued by the DGFT (Director General of Foreign Trade). It is a 10-digit code with lifetime validity.
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
Yes, It is required.
IEC is issued in electronic form (e-IEC) by Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) which is under Ministry of Commerce, Government of India.