How many export inspection agencies are there in India?

The Export Inspection Agencies (EIAs) located at Mumbai, Kolkata, Kochi, Delhi and Chennai with a network of 30 sub offices backed by the state of art, NABL accredited laboratories at various places.

Who issues the certificate of inspection?

The document is issued by a qualified inspector working for an independent inspection company after completing the inspection processes. In most instances, the certificate which is signed by the concerned authorities who inspected the procedure is provided immediately after a successful inspection.

What is EIA certificate in export?

EIA – Export Inspection Agency It has been established under the Export (Quality Control and Inspection) Act, 1963 (22 of 1963), for advising the Central Government on measures to be taken for development of export trade through quality control & pre-shipment inspection.

Who is head of EIC?

Finance Minister
The correct answer is Finance Minister. The Chairman of the Economic Intelligence Council is the Central Finance Minister.

What are the 3 methods of pre-shipment inspection?


  • Consignment-Wise inspection. Under this system, each consignment, in packed condition, is subjected to detailed inspection by the Export Inspection Agencies.
  • In-process Quality Control.
  • Self-Certification.

Who conducts pre-shipment inspection?

A pre-shipment inspection is a step taken by trade operators (buyers, suppliers, agencies) to inspect newly manufactured products before they are shipped for export/import.

What is an SGS inspection certificate?

SGS is the world’s leading inspection, verification, testing and certification company. Recognized as the global benchmark for quality and integrity, with over 80,000 employees, SGS operate a network of more than 1,650 offices and labs worldwide.

Where can I find Export Export Inspection Agency in Kanpur?

Export Inspection Agency – Kanpur. MD Plaza, 38 / 105, Meston Road (2nd floor), Near Bada Chuwraha, Kanpur, KANPUR, Uttar Pradesh Pin: 208 001., Tel: 0512 – 2369 927. Fax: 0512 – 2369 927. E-mail: [email protected]

What is the role of Export Inspection Agency?

This article is a detailed account of Export Inspection Agency. Export Inspection Agencies provide the following services as per the direction of the Council: Certification of quality of export commodities by installing quality assurance systems in the exporting units as well as consignment-wise inspection.

Who is the head of the Export Inspection Council?

The Export Inspection Council is located at Delhi and is headed by a Chairman. The Executive Head of the Council is the Director of Inspection & Quality Control who is responsible for day to day functioning of the Council.