Apex body of the export promotion councils, commodity boards and export development authorities in
> Set up in 1965
> Provides the crucial interface between international trading community of India & the Central and State
Governments, financial institutions, ports, railways, surface transport and all engaged in export trade
> Directly and indirectly serves the interests of over 100,000 exporters from every goods and services
sector in the country
> FIEO’s direct members contribute more than 70% of India’s exports
> ISO 9001:2015 certified organisation ensures high quality service to its members and associates
ProgrammeS & Activities
A close partner of the international trading community
> Facilitates redressal of exporters’ problems by taking them up with the concerned authorities
> Through the FIEO website (www.fieo.org) provides opportunity to the exporters to discuss online with
FIEO experts their issues on international trade, seek clarification on policy matters etc.
> Through the FIEO website provides access to updated trade policies, links to global trade promotion
organisations, and many more....
> Organises open house meets with the highest authorities to draw the attention of the Government on
important trade issues and help speedy resolution.
FIEO’s mobile app – Niryat Mitra
Launched by then Hon’ble Commerce & Industry Minister Shri Suresh Prabhu in the month of August 2018.
Following services are available through the app:
> Daily updates on policy, SPS/TBT measures, MFN/Preferential tariff, FIEO’s events etc.
> Access to FIEO’s event calendar and option to register online in FIEO’s events
> Option for members to upload product photographs, company logo and company profile on FIEO
> Access to FIEO’s monthly and weekly publications, reports, articles, press releases etc.
> Tool to Identify export/import policy at tariff line, GST rate, export incentives, MFN/preferential tariff for 87
countries, rules of origin, SPS/TBT measures etc.
The Indian Trade Portal – www.indiantradeportal.in
> Developed and maintains the Indian Trade Portal – www.indiantradeportal.in on behalf of the Department of
Commerce, Govt. of India, providing key information about the MFN tariff/Preferential tariff of 87countries,
Rules of origin to avail preferential tariff, SPS/TBT measures mapped at tariff lineof 87 countries, import
statistics of 87 countries and India’s share in their imports, item-wise export and import policy of the
Government of India, Duty drawback, MEIS, Interest Equalizationrates, GST and other levies are all available
in one page.
> Daily updation of policy matters at item level
> Free alerts over SMS and email on the updates
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> Trade/Tender Queries uploaded by the Indian missions