Import And Export Licensing

Posted by Admin on January, 01, 2013

Importers and exporters require a special licence in order to ply their trade overseas & across national borders. Each country has its own set of rules and regulations regarding import and export which needs to followed. Applying for an Import/Export License involves a considerable amount of paperwork, which is why availing the services of an experienced Licensing Consultant is often recommended. An expert Licensing Consultant has comprehensive knowledge of the procedures involved in applying for the Import/Export License. Yet another factor that matters is that the rules and regulations pertaining to Import/Export License change constantly which makes availing the services of an expert even more important.

Following types of Licensing activities are applicable to Importers and Exporters:

  • Export Products manufactured with imported raw materials and components –Manufacturer- Exporters can avail the benefit of Advance Authorisation Scheme to import raw materials and components duty free for completion of their export orders.
  • Manufacurer-Exporters can also avail Duty Concession for import of Machinery – Govt also allows import of Machinery at 0% customs duty to certain Sectors and at 3% duty to others including Service Providers for import of machines required for export production / FOREX earnings.
  • Import of Restricted Items – Actual Users can apply for Import Licence for Items listed in Restricted List based on the actual requirement. Certain items like Air Conditioners with R22 Gas ( Restricted) are also being allowed on case to case basis for Stock and Sale.
  • Project Import – Import of machinery at 5% duty is allowed for setting-up a new Industrial Unit or for Substantial Expansion of minimum 25% in installed capacity Under Project Import Regulation subject to issuance of Essentiality Certificate by The Administrative Ministry for units larger than SSI units.

Associated Consultants is a leading consultant offering exceptional Licensing Services to clients. Founded in 1989, Associated Consultants offers a comprehensive range of services which include – Advance Authorisations, EPCG Authorisations, Focus Product/ Market Duty Scrips, Deemed Exports benefits, Duty Drawback , IEC Number Allotment Service, Essentiality Certificates etc. In the last over two decades since the company’s inception, it has formed valuable liaisons with important government agencies to ensure timely solutions to clients.

Under Mr Manjit Singh’s (the CEO) expert guidance, Associated Consultants has become a renowned name in NCR Industrial circle. Mr Manjit Singh has more than thirty years of experience in this industry & has in-depth knowledge about all aspects related to it. He is well equipped & skilled to handle all kinds of queries & provide effective solutions as per client’s requirements. To know more about the company, or its wide array of services, please browse through

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