Functions, powers and duties of APEDA

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Duties, Powers and Functions of APEDA

 

Functions, powers and duties of APEDALet us discuss here about the duties, powers and functions of APEDA, Agricultural Produce Export Development Authority, in this post.

What are the powers, duties and functions of Agricultural Produce Export Development Authority, APEDA?

APEDA shall be the Authority to administer and regulate the Single Window Clearance System relating to the export documentation and levy of charges thereupon for facilitating the export of Perishable Agricultural Produce, promote simplified documentation processes and procedures in the export of the perishable agricultural produce.

What are the functions, duties and powers of APDEA?

According to Foreign Trade Policy of India, the duties, powers and functions of APEDA, Agricultural Produce Export Development Authority shall include the following:

a) Control and regulation of the service levels, charges, terms and conditions that may be levied upon exporters of Perishable Agricultural Produce by nodal agencies;

b) Prescribing the criteria for accreditation of Nodal Agencies;

c) Accreditation, renewal, modification, suspension or cancellation of such accreditation of Nodal Agencies;

d) Levy of charges for carrying out the purpose of this Appendix.

e) Calling for information from, undertaking inspection of, conducting enquiries and investigations including audit of nodal agencies;

f) Specifying the form and manner in which the books of account shall be maintained and statement of accounts rendered by the nodal agencies;

g) Application of Information Communication Technology towards a seamless and paperless one-stop export certification service;

h) Providing advisory services to the exporters; and

i) Exercising such other powers as the Government may prescribe.

 

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Comments


Manoj Chandak : I am a Rice Miller from Chhattisgarh and wish to start Direct Rice Export on Pure Trading basis in the same Firm by purchasing Rice from other Rice Millers. My purchase will be within State as well as Inter State. Please guide me to the VAT and CST or Purchase Tax on both aspects. Also is APEDA RCMC necessary for trading.

Deepak Nuwal : PLEASE KINDLY PROVIDE YOUR SERVICE CHARGES FOR APEDA LICENSE FOR EXPORT OF RICE.

Manoj Chandak : I am a Rice Miller from Chhattisgarh and wish to start Direct Rice Export on Pure Trading basis in the same Firm by purchasing Rice from other Rice Millers. My purchase will be within State as well as Inter State. Please guide me to the VAT and CST or Purchase Tax on both aspects. Also is APEDA RCMC necessary for trading.

Ajaykumar: How does AQCS Works Under Live stock Products. If Imported Without Sanitary Import Permit then what is Action taken and How to Release it

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