PIB | 24 Jul, 2022
Department of Commerce is implementing the Trade
Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES) w.e.f. FY 2017-18 with the
objective of assisting Central and State Government agencies in the
creation of appropriate infrastructure for growth of exports.
scheme, financial assistance in the form of
grant-in-aid is provided to Central/State Government owned agencies (or
their Joint Ventures with major stake-holding by them) for setting up or
up-grading export infrastructure in States/UTs.
The scheme can be
availed by States through their implementing agencies, for
infrastructure projects with significant export linkages like Border
Haats, Land customs stations, quality testing and certification labs,
cold chains, trade promotion centres, export warehousing and packaging,
SEZs and ports/airports cargo terminuses.
The Scheme guidelines are
available at https://commerce.gov.in/trade-promotion/trade-promotion-assistance/.
the TIES, financial assistance for 27 export infrastructure projects
have been approved during FY 2019-20 to 2022-23 (till 19th July, 2022).
information was given by the Minister of State in the Ministry of
Commerce and Industry, Anupriya Patel, in a written reply in the