Export Promotion Councils, Commodity Boards and Export Development Authorities in India

India is home to a wide range of Export Promotion Councils (EPCs) that support trade across various industries. Below, you’ll find a detailed list of each council, the types of products they deal with, and their contact information:

  1. Apparel Export Promotion Council

  2. Chemicals and Cosmetics Export Promotion Council (CHEMEXCIL)

    • Products: Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Cosmetics, Dyes, and more
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 022-22021288, Email: info@chemexcil.gov.in
  3. Carpet Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Handmade carpets and other floor coverings
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 26153466, Email: cepc.nd@gmail.com

    • Products: From Animal By-products to Plywood and more
    • Contact: Kolkata: Tel: 033-22890524, Email: capexil@capexil.in
  5. Cotton Textiles Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Cotton yarn, fabrics, and made-ups
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 022-23632910, Email: info@texprocil.org
  6. Council for Leather Exports

    • Products: Leather and leather products
    • Contact: Chennai: Tel: 044-28594367, Email: cle@cleindia.com
  7. Engineering Export Promotion Council (EEPC India)

    • Products: Engineering goods like machineries, vehicles, and tools
    • Contact: Kolkata: Tel: 033-22890651, Email: eepcho@eepcindia.net
  8. Electronics and Computer Software Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Electronics, electronic components, software services
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 011 4748 0000, Email: info@escindia.co
  9. Handicrafts Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Art metal ware, embroidered goods, wooden crafts, and more
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 011-26135256, Email: mails@epch.com
  10. Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA)

    • Products: Marine products including fishery products like shrimp and crab
    • Contact: Kochi: Tel: 0484- 2315 098, Email: nramesh@mpeda.nic.in
  11. Sports Goods Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Various sports goods
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 011-47761100, Email: mail@sgepc.in
  12. Synthetic & Rayon Textiles Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Synthetic textiles
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 022-22048797, Email: srtepc@srtepc.org
  13. Telecom Equipment and Services Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Telecom equipment and services
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 011-2331 4611, Email: tepc@telecomepc.in
  14. Wool Industry Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Wool and woollen products
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 022-22624372, Email: mail@wooltexpro.com
  15. Pharmaceuticals Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Pharmaceuticals and related services
    • Contact: Hyderabad: Tel: 040-23735462, Email: info@pharmexcil.com
  16. Plastics Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Plastic and polymer products
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 022-26833951, Email: office@plexconcil.org
  17. Handloom Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Handloom textiles and products
    • Contact: Chennai: Tel: 022-28278879, Email: hepc@hepcindia.com
  18. Gem & Jewellery Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Gems and jewellery
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 91 - 22 - 26544600, Email: ho@gjepcindia.com
  19. Agricultural and Processed Food Products Export Development Authority (APEDA)

    • Products: Agricultural and processed food products
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 011-26513204, Email: headq@apeda.com
  20. Coconut Development Board

    • Products: Coconut products
    • Contact: Kochi: Tel: 0484-2375216, Email: kochi.cdb@gov.in
  21. Spices Board

    • Products: Spices and related products
    • Contact: Kochi: Tel: 0484-2333610, Email: spicesboard@vsnl.com
  22. Tea Board

  23. Tobacco Board

  24. Jute Products Development and Export Promotion Council (JPDEPC)

  25. Indian Oil Seeds and Produce Export Promotion Council (IOPEPC)

    • Products: Oil seeds and oils, excluding certain products
    • Contact: Mumbai: Tel: 022-22023225, Email: info@iopea.org
  26. Indian Silk Export Promotion Council

  27. Wool and Woollens Export Promotion Council

    • Products: Wool and woollen products
    • Contact: New Delhi: Tel: 011-23315512, Email: wwepc@bol.net.in
  28. Coffee Board

  29. Coir Board

  30. Rubber Board

  31. Marine Products Export Development Authority (MPEDA)

    • Products: Marine products including fish and seafood
    • Contact: Kochi: Tel: 0484-2315098, Email: nramesh@mpeda.nic.in

These councils are key in promoting different sectors of Indian trade internationally. They offer essential support to exporters by helping them understand international markets, comply with regulations, and improve competitiveness. Getting involved with these councils can lead to many opportunities for growing your business and expanding your exports.

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