India Customs and Global Trade Challenges

India Customs and Global Trade Challenges

Krishna Barad discusses the emerging trade compliance and background on “Make in India,” among other topics.’s latest audio interview “India: Customs and Global Trade Challenges” features Krishna Barad.

Barad is director, global trade with EY India, has over 30 years of professional experience in leading customs & international trade compliance at various large Indian and multinational corporations such as PwC, GE, ThyssenKrupp, Essar Steel, Sterlite Copper, Syngenta, Pentair, Meta Strips and Sterlite Technologies. He has participated as a conference speaker at the Export Trade Control Symposium and the Global Customs Meeting in Singapore, Shanghai, and the UK.

In the 15-minute audio interview, Barad discusses the following questions:

  • What is the emerging trade compliance & background on “Make in India” – Atmanirbhar Bharat initiative?
  • What is BIS & Why is BIS mandatory?
  • What is the Quality Control Order?
  • Which are the sectors impacted by QCO and BIS registration?
  • What is BIS Registration & its process?
  • What does the importer need to do?

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