Federal government Announces Relief Package For Exporters

After witnessing a definite contraction in export orders for recent months, Indian micro, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in the export sector has decided to receive much needed relief.

In an attempt reduce the economic pressure, the United Progressive Alliance (UPA) led government recently unveiled a special package worth Rs 325 crore give relief to the export segment. This move is going to benefit the employment-intensive export sectors such as leather, gems & jewelery and sheets.

Under the new package, procedural formalities for claiming duty drawback refund and refund of terminal excise duty are simplified to help MSME exporters prune high transaction price.

Measures like quick settlement of duty credit scrips to be issued ahead of the realization of export proceeds and extension of scrips for import of even restricted items after payment of duty is expected to facilitate greater exchange strikes.

In order to advertise trade facilitation, federal government has also extended a provision cut down export obligations Aadhar Udyog Registration in India line with the decline in exports.

Export incentives for things such as technical textiles, stapling machine and handmade carpets have also been provided as part of the recently announced export stimulus package.

The de-linking of grant of benefit under the obligation entitlement pass book (DEPB) scheme an additional incentive a good-looking lawn help the MSME export segment tide over the crisis.

In order to promote trade facilitation, the government has also extended a provision limit export obligations in line with the decline in exports.

Export incentives for such things as technical textiles, stapling machine and handmade carpets have been provided as part of the recently announced export package deal.