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What is import export code (IEC)?

IEC (Import export code) is required to entities wish to start import export business in India. IEC is required by anyone looking to start quick import/export business in India. IEC code is issued by (DGFT) (Director General of Foreign Trade) under ministry of commerce and industries government of India. Anyone cannot import or export goods without IEC code. IEC code is a 10-digit number with lifetime validity we do not have to renew it but we can update our IEC certificate. Importer or exporter cannot avail benefits of government scheme with IEC code registration.

With setupfilings you can get IEC Registration within 24 hours of Documents submission,

Benefits of IEC Registration

IEC (Import export code) assists you in taking your services or product throughout globe and grow your businesses.

On the basis of IEC Registration, Companies could avail many benefits on their imports/ exports from the DGFT, customs, Export Promotion Council, etc.

IEC (Import export code) does not require filing or any returns. Once IEC code allotted, there is no requirement to follow any sort of processes for sustaining its validity or any compliance for keep its validity. Even for export transactions, there is no any requirement for filing any returns with DGFT.

Registration of IEC (import export code)easy to obtain IEC code from the DGFT 24 hours after submitting the application and documents. There no any need to provide proof of any export or import for getting IEC code.


IEC code is Valid for lifetime of an entity and it requires no renewal once obtained.

Documents Required for IE Code Application

The following are the documents required for making an IE Code application in India.


Partnership firm

LLP or Private Limited Company or Section 8 Company

Society or Trust



Import export code registration



Import export code registration

DSC Digital Signature certificate (DSC)



Import export code registration

DSC Digital Signature certificate (DSC)

GST Registration

RS. 4999