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Steps of Importing
SourcingPlug will assist you in every step of import. Import process made so simple even a start-up can start importing from day 1. Leave it to us we shall make your import from china to India easy and simple.
1. Import goods for a commercial purpose have to submit an application to the Directorate General of Foreign Trade and obtain Importer and Exporter Code (IEC) number.
He should also have VAT/CST and Soon GST number in order to Import for Trade.
PAN Card and Additional ID or Address proof may be required for KYC purposes.
Import Filling Procedures involve:
2. Filling of Commercial Invoice
3. Submitting Air waybill or Bill of Landing
4. Bill of Exchange
5. Country of Origin
6. Packing List and Cargo Inspection
7. Letter of Credit or TT
We have a dedicated Quality Control team who shall make sure all the orders are checked as per the specification is given by you. Please read more on Quality control here
SourcingPlug has a dedicated customs clearing team in all major ports of India; Mumbai, Chennai, Kolkata, Delhi, Banglore, Hyderabad, Ahmedabad, Jaipur and so on…
We shall help you customs clear your goods in any of the above ports.
Also Assisting in Customs Clearing of Goods from cities: Agra, Ajmer, Aligarh, Allahabad, Amravati, Amritsar, Asansol, Aurangabad, Bareilly, Belgaum, Bhavnagar, Bhiwandi, Bhopal, Bhubaneswar, Bikaner, Chandigarh, Coimbatore, Cuttack, Dehradun, Dhanbad, Durgapur, Erode, Faridabad, Firozabad, Ghaziabad, Gorakhpur, Gulbarga, Guntur, Gurgaon, Guwahati, Gwalior, Hubli-Dharwad, Indore, Jabalpur, Jaipur, Jalandhar, Jammu, Jamnagar, Jamshedpur, Jhansi, Jodhpur, Kannur, Kanpur, Kakinada, Kochi, Kottayam, Kolhapur, Kollam, Kota, Kozhikode, Kurnool, Lucknow, Ludhiana, Madurai, Malappuram, Malegaon, Mangalore, Meerut, Moradabad, Mysore, Nagpur, Nashik, Nellore, Noida, Patna, Pondicherry, Raipur, Rajkot, Rajahmundry, Ranchi, Rourkela, Salem, Sangli, Siliguri, Solapur, Srinagar, Surat, Thiruvananthapuram, Palakkad, Thrissur, Tiruchirappalli, Tiruppur, Ujjain, Vadodara, Varanasi, Vijayawada, Visakhapatnam, Warangal
No matter the size of your business or where you are importing goods from, the importing process can be a maze of confusing paperwork and shipping procedures.
If you are importing goods or services from other countries, you already know how difficult it can be to understand and adhere to all the variables involved with import compliance. Government regulations were not made to be easily understood, nor were they created with your business process in-mind.
As an importer, the government holds you solely responsible for adhering to trade compliance regulations. You can’t use ignorance as an excuse, and Your business is responsible for many aspects whenever you import something into the India, including: