EPC,Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council


Electronics & Computer Software EPC


Office Address:

PHD House, 3rd Floor
Ramakrishna Dalmia Wing
Opp. Asiad Village
New Delhi-110 016
Tel: 26510632, 26964463
Fax: 26853412
Email : esc@vsnl.com
Website Address: http://www.escindia.in/


Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council (ESC), sponsored by the Government of India is India’s largest Electronics and IT trade facilitation organization. Starting in 1989, with an export performance of US$ 200 million.

Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion CouncilESC has successfully steered India’s Electronics and Software Exports to US$ 65 billion during 2010-11 with membership of over 2200 exporters today. ESC facilitates global interests of foreign companies interested in establishing business linkages in India. ESC’s excellent match – making services help interested ICT companies to locate a reliable partner in India for their business requirements.


To sustain the leadership of Indian IT industry on the world IT map. To act as a catalyst to take all IT units in India - small, medium, and large - to join the main stream of exports overseas. To act as a single window to focus on the world of IT opportunities and need for strategic alliances/partnerships. To take India's IT exports to a new height so as to achieve the target of US$ 50 billion set for India's export of software and services and US$ 10 billion for electronics hardware by 2008.


To articulate challenges, concerns and problems of kits member exporters. To ensure that voice and concerns of members are articulated by policy makers and legislators. To be proactive on policy initiatives that are in consonance with our mission. To evolve a network of interested groups at national and international forums. To impact the policy and legislative environment so as to foster a balanced economic, industrial and social development. Read more


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