Ref: MR/2022-2023/00 21st December 2022
To: Members of the Council
Sub: Seminar/outreach programme on India-Australia ECTA on 27th December 2022
As you may be aware that India and Australia have signed the official text of the India-Australia Economic Cooperation and Trade Agreement (India-Australia ECTA) on 2nd April 2022 and the ECTA is expected to come into force from 29th December 2022.
Under the India-Australia ECTA, exports from India will be getting tariff concessions on 6367 tariff lines accounting for 98.3% of the total tariff lines in Australia, immediately after the agreement comes into force. Australia has provided concessions on 100% tariff lines without any exclusion. Textiles sectors along with gems & jewellery, apparel, leather etc. will gain zero duty benefits with immediate effect.
In this regard, to inform the industry about the benefits of the ECTA, the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO) is organizing a seminar/outreach program on 27th December 2022 in coordination with the Department of Commerce and RA DGFT Mumbai as per the below details:
Date: 27th December 2022, Tuesday
Time: 11:00 am to 01:00 pm (Followed by Lunch)
Venue: Rangaswar Hall, Yashwantrao Chavan Centre, Gen. Jagannathrao Bhosale Marg,, Nariman Point, Mumbai - 400021
Interested Member-companies may directly confirm participation for the seminar by duly fill in confirmation slip (attached) email to Mr. Niketan Bhosale, Jr. Executive Assistant, FIEO (WR) at email@example.com before 23rd December 2022, marking a copy to the Council at firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com.
Members may kindly make a note of the above and avail the opportunity of attending the seminar/outreach program.