MCCI EXIM Facilitation Cell

Creating an enabling EXIM ecosystem through MCCI EXIM
Facilitation Cell


Over the last two years, the Covid-19 pandemic has caused unprecedented global
disruption to economies and livelihoods.  The COVID-19 pandemic has posed
significant challenges for supply chains globally. Industry is trying to pick up its
rhythm of high growth path now. During this recovery phase, MCCI comes forward
with EXIM Facilitation Cell with an objective to assist members in addressing issues
related trade faced by them.


MCCI invites industries specially the exporters and importers to come forward to
take benefits of the services provided by the MCCI EXIM Facilitation Cell. The EXIM
Facilitation Cell would meet at the Chamber on bimonthly basis. This is a maiden
initiative in the State and through this initiative MCCI is committed to make a
difference in the export and import ecosystem of West Bengal.


Some of the areas wherein the consultation and facilitation are available from the
domain experts:
 Export Incentive and Foreign Trade Policy
 Guidance of credit accessibility for exporters
 Importance of Standards and quality in global market
 EXIM related issues including Freight charges, Container charges; Finance;
Insurance; Duties, Tariff Inconsistency, Non Tariff Barriers, etc.


The services provided are:
 Awareness on Policy Changes and its implication
 Redressal of the issues
 Handholding and mentoring
 Sharing of new opportunities in terms of new markets and new products
Export Agencies for Consultation :
Export Credit Guarantee Corporation of India
Kolkata Port Trust
Directorate General of Foreign Trade
West Bengal Industrial Development Corporation