Includes any websites pertaining to trade regulations, customs, and standards in this country.
Last Published: 10/10/2018

Trade regulations

Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) http://dgftcom.nic.in/

Directorate General of Commercial Intelligence Statistics http://www.dgciskol.nic.in/

Central Board of Excise and Customs http://www.cbec.gov.in/

Trade barriers

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative http://www.ustr.gov/

Office of the U.S. Trade Representative: Reports and Publications

https://ustr.gov/about-us/policy-offices/press-office/reports-and-publications

Import requirements and documentation

Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) http://dgftcom.nic.in/

Department of Industrial Policy and Promotion

Department of Commerce Indian Trade Portal: http://www.indiantradeportal.in/

U.S. export controls

Bureau of Industry and Security http://www.bis.doc.gov/

Customs and Border Protection http://www.cbp.gov/

Bureau of Industry and Security: Export Administration Regulations

https://www.bis.doc.gov/index.php/regulations/export-administration-regulations-ear

Temporary entry

DGFT Trade Policy: General Provisions Regarding Imports and Exports

http://dgftcom.nic.in/exim/2000/policy/chap-02.htm

ATA Carnet http://www.atacarnet.in/

Labeling and marking requirements

Bureau of Indian Standards http://www.bis.org.in/cert/

Prohibited and Restricted Imports

Department of Commerce http://commerce.nic.in/

DG Foreign Trade>>Policies>>Prohibited/Restricted Items http://dgft.gov.in/

Customs Regulations

Central Board of Indirect Taxes & Customs Manuals

http://www.cbic.gov.in/htdocs-cbec/deptt_offcr/cs-manual

Standards

Bureau of Indian Standards: Rules and Regulations http://www.bis.org.in/bs/index.htm

Bureau of Indian Standards: Objectives http://www.bis.org.in/org/obj.htm

Standards Organizations

Bureau of Indian Standards http://www.bis.org.in

Conformity Assessment

Bureau of Indian Standards: Laboratories http://www.bis.org.in/lab/lab.htm

Bureau of Indian Standards: New and Revised Indian Standards and Amendments

Product Certification

Bureau of Indian Standards: Certifications http://www.bis.org.in/cert/fm.htm

Bureau of Indian Standards: Certifications by BIS http://www.bis.org.in/cert/cert_by_bis.asp

Bureau of Indian Standards: New and Revised Standards http://www.bis.org.in/sf/nrstd.htm

Licensing Requirements for Professional Services

India Brand Equity Forum Services https://www.ibef.org/industry/services.aspx

Council of Architecture (CoA) https://www.coa.gov.in/

The Bar Council of India (BCI) http://www.barcouncilofindia.org/

The Institute of Management Consultants of India (IMCI) http://www.imcindia.co.in/

Indian Law Journal Archive on foreign lawyers "Fly-in and Fly-out":

http://indialawjournal.com/volume5/issue_1/special_story.html

India & WTO, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India:

http://www.commerce.gov.in/writereaddata/trade/faqs_gats.pdf

Trade agreements

Indian Ministry of Commerce: International Trade Agreements

http://commerce.gov.in/InnerContent.aspx?Type=InternationalTrademenu&Id=32

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