1. How to apply fora ‘PAN card’?
Services of Pan Card involve online application. For detailed information, refer to the website of Income Tax Departmentat http://www.incometaxindia.gov.in/Pages/tax-services/apply-for-pan.aspx)
**Application for PAN through Online Services
2. How to get information on Import/Export Duty rates in India
You can search customs duty rates athttp://www.eximguru.com/indian-customs-duty/default.aspx. Import tariffs and other duties are revised by the Government of India in the annual budget every year. For Tariff classification and products specific rules under Korea-India Comprehensive Economic Partnership Agreement(CEPA), refer to the website of FTA Portal at http://www.customs.go.kr/kcshome/ftaportalkor/ftaTrtyManage/ImportTariff.do?layoutMenuNo=30739
3. How to check Credibility of Indian Companies?
KITA and Kotra provide credit risk assessments and reports on buyers in India at http://kr.tradekorea.com/buyercreditinformation.doandhttp://www.kotra.or.kr/kh/service/KHSBFM047M.html?MENU_CD=F0283&TOP_MENU_CD=F0261&LEFT_MENU_CD=F0283&PARENT_MENU_CD=F0267
For ‘Dealer Credential Check’ service, refer to the website of government of India at http://autho.dvat.gov.in/frmDealerDetails1.aspx.
For checking company’s statusby verifying its tax payments including VAT and exercise duty, refer to the website of Central Board of Exciseand Customs Department (CBEC) at https://cbec-easiest.gov.in/EST/AssesseeVerification.do
4. How to getinformation on Indian buyers/manufacturer/distributors?
Refer to the websites below. Region, product category or keyword search services areavailable.
5. How get information on the 'Industrial Development & Investment Corporation Limited' and the 'Special Economic Zones (SEZ)'?
Each State of India has an affiliated organization specifically designated for promotion and coordination of industrial development and investments in the state, often called the 'State Industrial Development & Investment Corporation Limited'. Each of the 'State Industrial Development & Investment Corporation Limited' has its own dedicated website which has detailed information which may be accessed for further details.
6. How get information on various articles of CEPA?
Information on various articles of CEPA can be accessed at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Free Trade Agreement website http://www.fta.go.kr/main/
7. How get information on the schedule of exhibitions in India?
Information on the schedule of the main exhibitions in India can be accessed from the Embassy of India website http://www.indembassy.or.kr/ by clicking at the Exhibition Section. Information on various Exhibitions in India can also be accessed from the Trade India website http://www.tradeindia.com/TradeShows/ or Korea Trade-Investment Promotion Agency, New Delhi website http://www.kotra.or.kr/KBC/newdelhi/KTMIUI010M.html.