About The Directorate General Of Foreign Trade Organisation – DGFT

Director General Of Foreign Trade Organisation - DGFTThe Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) is India’s official administrating body for imports and exports. DGFT is the agency of the Ministry of Commerce and Industry of the Government of India.

Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) provides a set of framework and guidelines for exporters and importers wanting to trade in India and also responsible for administering laws regarding foreign investment and foreign trade in India. DGFT provides a complete database of all importers and exporters of India. DGFT IEC stands for Importer Exporter Code issued by DGFT.

The Directorate General of Foreign Trade provide facilitation to exporters in regard to developments in international trade, i.e. Rules of Origin, WTO agreements, anti-dumping issues, etc. to help exporters in their import and export decisions in an internationally dynamic environment. DGFT formerly known as the Chief Controller of Imports and Exports (CCI&E)

Responsibilities and Functions of DGFT

  • Licensing authority for exporters, importers, and export and import business.
  • Licensing of imports and exports.
  • To allocate the Tariff Rate Quota.
  • Formulation and Implementation of various trade policies.
  • Regulate, restrict or prohibit exports and imports.
  • Grant 10 digit IEC (Importer Exporter Code).

Here you can find Organisation information of department such as office address, contact Nos., contact persons, services and other contact details at Ahmedabad Business Pages. The Government Department listed in Government Organisations & Government Departments category.

Contact Information:

Name of Department: The Joint Director General of Foreign Trade – DGFT
Organisation Address: ‘A’ Block, 11th Floor, Govt. Multistoreyed Building, Lal Darwaja
Landmark: Near Lal Darwaja
City & Pin Code: Ahmedabad 380001
State & Country: Gujarat, India
Phone No: +91 79 25506791, 25506297
Department Category: Government Organisations
Type of Organisation: Export Import Trade Organisation

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