Customs and Foreign Trade Policy

CUSTOMS AND FOREIGN TRADE POLICY

  • Advice on customs related matters including strategic consulting, classification, determining rate of customs duty, valuation, benefits under notifications and duty free schemes, import-export procedures etc
  • Assistance in Special Valuation Branch (SVB) proceedings
  • Evaluation of benefits under the Free Trade Agreement (i.e. Asia-Pacific Trade Agreement and South Asian Preferential Trade Arrangement) and various other exemption notifications
  • Preparation of replies to show-cause notices, drafting of appeals in customs matters at all levels, preparation and filing of advance rulings applications and representation in relation thereto
  • Filing applications before Policy Relaxation Committee in relation to the DGFT matters and representation in relation thereto
  • Assistance in enquiries/ investigations, proceedings by the DRI
  • Preparation and filing of representations before various bodies and representation in relation thereto
  • End to end assistance in relation to various exemptions such as Export Promotion Capital Goods (EPCG), Advance Authorisation, Merchandise Exports from India Scheme (MEIS), Services Export from India Scheme (SEIS) etc, including assistance in purchase/ sale of duty credit scrips;
  • Assistance in setting up and exit, bonding/ de-boning of SEZ, EOU, STP Units as well as undertaking periodic compliances
  • Assistance in relation to brand rate fixation, obtaining Authorised Economic Operator certification, Import Export Code, Registration Cum Membership Certificate etc