DGFT Discontinues Submission of Physical Copy of RCMCs from 1 July 2019

[DGFT Trade Notice No. 12/2019-20 dated 13 May 2019]

Subject: Discontinuing submission of physical copy of RCMCs with effect from 1.7.2019 while filing application for incentives / entitlements under FTP

A copy of the RCMC is a requirement for filing any application to DGFT offices for obtaining incentives/entitlements under FTP, 2015-20.Till now applicants have been submitting the physical copy of the ECMC with the application. In order to improve ease of doing business and reduce transaction cost it has been decided to discontinue the requirement of submission of physical copy of the RCMC with effect from 1.7.2019. The validity of RCMCs will be checked directly from the DGFT’s data base which has the uploaded data of RCMCs from EPCs.

2. DGFT had already issued instructions vide Trade Notice No 37/dated 02.11.2018requesting all EPCS to upload the old valid and new RCMCS of all the exporters registered with them. As on 31 April, 2019, 32,060 valid RCMCs are available on DGFT’s data base. A statement of EPC-wise number of valid RCMCs is attached. All exporters are advised to ensure that their valid RCMCs are duly uploaded by their respective EPCS in the DGFT server. All EPCS are requested to ensure that their latest data regarding RCMCs is uploaded in the DGFT server urgently and also on a regular basis so that exporters are not put to any disadvantages in availing incentives/entitlements.

File No.01/93/180/08/AM-19/PC(II-B)

RCMCs Received by DGFT

(as on Ma} 8, 2019 6:03:14  PM)

Upload Period: 01.01.2000-30.04.2019

Sr.No.

EPC

Valid as on Date

Total RCMC

1.

Agricultural and Processed Food Products Exports Development Authority

0

5

2.

Apparel Board

3698

14726

3.

Cashew Export Promotion Council of India

29

405

4.

CAPEXIL

985

5289

5.

CHEMXIL

81

5111

6.

council for Leather Exports

2603

4946

7.

EEPC India

3596

19608

8.

Electronics and Computer Software EPC

230

2594

9.

Export Promotion Council for EOUs & SEZ Units

0

2351

10.

Export Promotion Council for Handicrafts

5809

10933

11.

Federation of Indian Export Organisation (FIEO)

10931

46714

12.

Gem and Jewellery

6

4523

13.

Indian Oilseeds & Produce Export Promotion Council

0

121

14.

Jute Manufacturers Development Council

1

1

15.

Marine Products Export Development Council

0

525

16.

Pharmaceuticals Export Promotion Council

93

1320

17.

Powerloom Development and Export Promotion Council

662

2360

18.

Shellac and Forest Products Export Promotion Council

0

164

19.

Synthetic and Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council

0

3332

20.

Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council

9

133

21.

The Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council

2052

4693

22.

The Indian Silk Export Promotion Council

0

617

23.

The Plastics Export Promotion Council

865

3835

24.

The Rubber Board

1

184

25.

The Sports Goods Export Promotion Council

290

632

26.

Totacco Board

94

221

27.

Wool Industry Export Promotion Council

25

39

 

Total

32060

135382