Updated on August 09, 2023 04:42:20 PM
The Indian Oilseeds & Produce Export Promotion Council (IOPEPC), erstwhile also known as IOPEA, has been catering to the needs of exporters. The export council is Engaged in the development and promotion of exports of oilseeds, oils and oil cakes and other allied products.
The Council not only focuses on exports but also strives to strengthen the domestic supply chain by encouraging all involved parties, including farmers, processors, shellers, surveyors and exporters, to improve the quality of oilseeds in India. Council is also responsible for issuing IOPEPC registration cum membership certificates to exporters of such products. RCMC is an obligatory certificate to get, hence it becomes very important for manufacturer exporters and merchants to have RCMC for their export businesses.
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The membership for indian oilseeds & produce export promotion council can be classified into the following 2 categories.
The documents that are needed to be enclosed for the Indian oilseeds & produce export promotion council. The documents should be duly attached while applying for the registration cum membership certificate (RCMC).
Here are the list of documents that are required for IOPEPC membership registration:
The membership cost for the IOPEPC council is also categorized as per the type of membership granted to the manufacturer exporter/merchants under IOPEPC.
The membership is due up to the 30th of April each year and has to be renewed by the members. If any member fails to renew their membership then the council will automatically disqualify the RCMC of the registered member.
|Particulars||Fees for IOPEPC renewal|
|Associate members||₹10,000 + 18%GST|
|Ordinary Members||₹15,000 + 18%GST|
These are the various benefits the members of IOPEPC can avail after the benefits:
Registration cum Membership Certificate (RCMC) is a certificate issued by a trade or industry organization that serves as proof of membership and registration with the organization. It typically verifies that an individual or a company is a legitimate member in good standing with the organization, and often grants them access to various benefits and services provided by the organization. The specific requirements, benefits, and uses of RCMC may vary depending on the particular organization that issues it.
A Certificate of Origin (COO) is a necessary trade document attesting that goods in a particular export shipment are wholly obtained, produced, manufactured or processed in a particular country.
COOs are used to establish the origin of imported goods when determining what duty will be assessed on the goods or, in some cases, whether the goods may be allowed legally imported at all.
Certificates of Origin may be needed to comply with Letters of Credit, foreign Customs requirements or a buyer’s request.
Generally there are two major types namely "Non-Preferential” & "Preferential”
The Indian oilseeds & produce export promotion council is responsible for the export and production of the following oilseeds & its allied products from India.
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The entrance fee for associate members is upto rs. 17,500 and for the ordinary membership the fee would be 25,000 + 18% GST respectively.
Yes, the import export certificate issued by DGFT is an important document which is required for applicants to get IOPEP membership registration.
The IOPEPC RCMC is valid for the period of 1 year and has to be renewed before the 1st of may each year.
You can get your registration cum membership certificate for IOPEPC online with Professional Utilities in just 3 simple steps.