What is IEC (Importer Exporter Code) ?
IEC Stands for IMPORTER EXPORTER CODE. IEC registration required for persons or business importing or exporting goods and services from India. Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT), Ministry of Commerce and Industries, Government of India is responsible body to issue IEC. The Importer Exported code is a 10-digit code and doesn’t require any renewal or filing.
How much time does it take to get an IEC?
Once application submitted with the necessary supporting documents, DGFT will issue the IEC for the entity in 15 – 20 working days or less.