How does Chemical and Allied Export Promotion Council of India (CAPEXIL) help exporter



CAPEXIL offers a full range of services to Indian exporters and foreign importers.

What is CAPEXIL? What are the promotional activities CAPEXIL provide for exporters?  CAPEXIL vision and mission in exports. What are the facilities provided by CAPEXIL for exporters?



CAPEXIL, a non-profit making organization, was setup in March 1958 by the Ministry of Commerce, Government of India to promote export of Chemical and Allied Products from India. And since then has been the voice of Indian business community. With the headquarter at Kolkata, and regional offices at New Delhi, Mumbai, Kolkata and Chennai. One of the fascinating aspects of CAPEXIL is the overwhelming variety of products it deals with.  This mega organization has now close to 4000 members across India who are exporters of 16 broad product genres and represent the best in their fields. Their quality products enjoy the preference of all major markets across the globe.

CAPEXIL is an ardent advocate of exporters to the Government and the primary focus is to provide export assistance to its member exporters.

CAPEXIL sends trade delegation to all major and developing markets around the world, showcases Indian exports all over the world through exhibitions, fairs.

CAPEXIL can help the sourcing needs of an importer anywhere in the world, and also the selling needs of Indian exporters.


Promotional Activities:


CAPEXIL in its continuous endeavor to promote the business activities of its members, undertake the following activities throughout the year:


 Participates in general and product specific international trade fairs

 Organizes Buyer Seller Meets and Trade Delegations abroad

 Organizes buyer contact programmes in India popularly termed as Reverse buyer Seller Meets

 Awareness Programmes, Seminars and other activities in India to build awareness and to boost entrepreneurs in the area of exports

 Acts as a forum for representation of the trade related issues and acts as a liaison between the exporting community and the government, policy planners, quasi government organizations

 Liaisons with Indian Diplomatic Missions abroad and Foreign Diplomatic Missions in India for promotion of business events and other activities

 Facilitates short term training courses on International Marketing 




The Vision of CAPEXIL is to catalyze development and promote India's export of a wide spectrum of chemical based and allied products and thereby stimulate the country's economic growth and help in employment generation.




Understand wholeness of international trade and guide/assist the Indian business community to top up their exports, attain and sustain a pre-eminent global standing.

Act as an intermediary in establishing business contacts between foreign importers and Indian exporters so as to provide a two way service as global trade facilitator and Undertake various promotional measures to promote country's export.


CAPEXIL offers a full range of services to Indian exporters and foreign importers. The services are given below 

 Information gateway and helping hand for exporters

 An interface between the government and the members regarding trade and policy related       matters

 Dissemination of trade enquiries

 Participation in national workshops, organizing seminars/buyer-seller meets

 Preparation of relevant market reports

 Analysis of Indian export trend across country, product or other parameters

 Valuable resource of global trade data

 Disbursement of grants through various market assistance programmes

 Conducting training programmes on international trade

 Access to most competent officers dedicated to quality service




Indispensable information gateway and helping hand for exporters.

An interface between the government and the members regarding trade and policy related   matters such as DEPB, Duty Drawback, Banking etc.

Organizing Buyer Contact Programmes

Participation in National and International Trade Fairs and Exhibitions

Financial Assistance to members through Market Development Assistance (MDA) Scheme and Market Access Initiative (MAI) Scheme for participation in international exhibitions, buyer-seller meets

Organizing export awareness programmes, seminars and workshops

Excellent liaison with government and quasi government agencies including Indian diplomatic missions abroad

Dissemination of trade contacts and enquiries



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