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  • APEDA is the abbreviation for Agricultural & Processed Food Products Export Development Authority.
  • The authority(government) has specified the list of scheduled products which cannot be exported without the APEDA registration.
  • Any exporter who wants to export scheduled products shall get their self registered under APEDA.
  • Exporters are required to file monthly return.

Advantages of APEDA registration:

List of Products for APEDA (RCMC) registration:

  • Fruits, vegetables, and their products
  • Dairy products
  • Poultry and Poultry products
  • Meat and Meat products
  • Honey, jaggery, and sugar products
  • Confectionery, Biscuits and Bakery Products
  • All types of Chocolates and Cocoa products
  • Groundnuts, peanuts, and walnuts
  • Cereal and cereal products
  • Pickles, papads, and chutneys
  • Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages
  • Guar gum
  • Herbal and medicinal plants
  • Floriculture and floriculture products
  • Non-basmati rice

Documents required for APEDA registration:

  • Copy of Import Export Code
  • Bank details and certification duly signed by the authorities
  • Bank account statement (last 2 months)
  • Cancelled Cheque
  • Copy of MOA, AOA in case of Company/ Copy of Deed in case of Partnership firm/LLP.
  • Copy of PAN card of company/LLP/Proprietor
  • Copy of PAN and Aadhar of directors/partners/proprietor
  • Copy of GST certificate, if any.

APEDA registration can be cancelled in following cases:

  • Providing the false information.
  • Violation of rules by the registering authority.
  • Contravention of conditions imposed in the certificate of registration.
  • Non-performance of export of the scheduled product for 12 consecutive months.

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS :

APEDA stands for Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority.

Every individual who is an exporter of Scheduled Products shall obtain APEDA registration. A person can be registered either as-

  • A merchant exporter or,
  • A manufacturing exporter.

APEDA registration remains valid till lifetime, unless the authority cancels it.

The application fee for APEDA registration is Rs.5000 + 18% GST (i.e. Rs.5,900/-)

  • As the registration is valid for lifetime, the certificate does not have any renewal requirement.  

  • Providing the false information.
  • Violation of rules by the registering authority.
  • Contravention of conditions imposed in the certificate of registration.
  • Non-performance of export of the scheduled product for 12 consecutive months.