The following services are rendered by Marketing Section for the benefit of the trade.

  1. Dissemination of market information & trade enquiries to trade
  2. Taking up problems/issues of the industry with appropriate agency / organizations working under Govt. of India.
  3. Redressal of quality and trade disputes.
  4. Providing suggestions / proposals for pre-budget exercise of the Union Government related to seafood sector.
  5. Providing comments for fixing of SION against Advance Authorization issued for marine products for import of ingredients for the purpose of availing duty exemption.
  6. Providing details for the Issue of export performance certificate for the duty free import of specified specialised inputs/chemicals and flavouring oils is allowed to the extent of 1% of FOB value of preceding financial year’s export.
  7. Providing comments/ inputs to the Govt. of India on negotiations pertaining to the bilateral and regional trade Agreements and for the review of concluded e agreements.
  8. Providing comments on SPS/TBT issues related to fish and fishery products.
  9. MPEDA has been designated as the authorized body for the issuance of R.C.M.C. (REGISTRATION-CUM-MEMBERSHIP CERTIFICATE) to exporters of seafood items.
  10. Operation of Financial assistance schemes
  11. Marketing Service Section is operating the following Financial Assistance Schemes