The Indian Customs Electronic Gateway (ICEGATE) is the national portal of the Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC). Through this online portal, the Customs department provides e-filing services to importers, exporters, cargo carriers, and other trading partners electronically. This eases the customs clearance process, thus, facilitating EXIM trade.
Along with online applications, ICEGATE also provides information on various export compliance, shipping bills
, guides and tips for exporters, and measures taken by the government. The portal is internally linked with multiple partner agencies including the Reserve Bank of India (RBI), other nationalized banks and the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT)
, among others1