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In case of any change in Office Address/Branch Details, Addition/ Deletion of Directors/Partners, etc. it is necessary to modify Import Export Code to avoid any mismatch of information with DGFT Department. Get Amendment/Modifications/Corrections in Your Existing IEC Certificate.

IEC Amendment

IEC (Import Export Code) is required by anyone who is looking to kick-start his/her import/export business in the country. It is issued by the DGFT (Director General of Foreign Trade). IEC is a 10-digit code that has lifetime validity. Predominantly importers merchant cannot import goods without the Import Export Code and similarly, the exporter merchant cannot avail benefits from DGFT for the export scheme, etc. without IEC.

IEC Certificate is issued by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) which comes under the Ministry of Commerce and Industry, Government of India. The main objective of DGFT is regulating and promoting Exports from India. If there is any change in Office Address/Branch Details, Addition/ Deletion of Directors/Partners, etc. after the IEC is issued, it is possible to continue with the same IEC Code after applying for IEC Modification with DGFT Department.

Features of IEC Modification

Permanent Validity
IEC Code has permanent validity. Therefore there is no need to renew the IEC Certificate. In case there is any change in Office Address, Directors/Partners, etc, then the same IEC Code can be continued after modification.

Error-free Export & Import
When we Modify details in Import Export Code, our data also gets updated in Govt. Authorities like DGFT & Customs. If we do not modify details in IEC, then there will be trouble during the Export & Import Process due to Mismatched details in DGFT & Customs.

Export Incentives
Export trade is important for any country's economy as it brings valuable Foreign Exchange into our country. Therefore to motivate Exporters, the Government has put in place many Incentive Schemes, under which Exporters can get a refund of approx 5% of Invoice Value.

Documents for IEC Modification

 PAN Card of Individual/Company
 Savings/Current account Cancelled Cheque
 Passport Size photo
 Class 2 or Class 3 Digital Signature
 Aadhar Card of all Directors/Partners
 ANF - 2A Application Form

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