Vide Trade Notice No. 18/2021-2022, DGFT has said that All IECs which have not been updated after 01.01.2005 shall be de-activated with effect from 06.10.2021.
DGFT Further Said, It may further be noted that any IEC so de-activated, would have the opportunity for automatic re-activation without any manual intervention or a physical visit to the DGFT RA. For IEC re activation after 06.10.2021, the said IEC holder may navigate to the DGFT website and update their IEC online. Upon successful updation the given IEC shall be activated again and transmitted accordingly to Customs system with the updated status.
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