Foreign Trade

Chair Person

Mr. P. C. Nambiar, Director – Group EXIM, Serum Institute of India

Officer Incharge

Mr. Sudhanwa Kopardekar


The Committee provides a strong support function for its members, specially those who are dealing in international business. Both exporters as well as importers benefit from the advisory services, t training programs and awareness sessions on various aspects of international trade. The Committee organises interactive sessions with relevant Government officials concerned with foreign trade regulations to help solve issues faced by exporters and importers.

It aims to raise the profile of Pune’s International Business through a variety of initiatives and events such as Pune International Business Summitwith the objective of projecting Pune as an attractive destination for investments.

Functions / Activities:

  • Advisory Services to existing and potential exporters and importers
  • Training Programs/Workshops/Seminars on the Regulations, Business Promotion, and Awareness Sessions etc.
  • Interactive Sessions with Government officials about the Regulatory Changes in Foreign Trade Policy and Procedures, Customs Law and Procedures, Documentation, New Methods, Ease of Doing Business (relating to Exports and Imports).
  • Representations to Central/State/Local Government as may be necessary about changes in Law, Procedures, Policies relating to exports and imports.
  • Efforts for infrastructure improvements critical for enhancing the competitiveness of the exporters and importers.
  • Dissemination of information about business enquiries from abroad to our members and others as may be necessary