Virtual Workshop on 'Digitalisation & its impact on International Purchase' 27 - 28 February 2024 : 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

Virtual Workshop on 'Digitalisation & its impact on International Purchase' 27 - 28 February 2024 : 10:00 am to 01:00 pm

Context Setting

The digital revolution currently is affecting every sector of business, today’s businesses cannot survive independently, rather they must work in collaboration to survive in the market and to achieve their results. This digitization is prominently hitting the supply chain and procurement processes of company. In this workshop we will be discussing on various new policies, schemes of Government, its impact on imports, online processes, PTAs, FTAs, etc.


To understand the complexities of procurement arising out of digitization of international trade documentation and cost implications thereof.

Key Takeaways

Day 1

  • Digitization efforts and mechanism by Government of India with reference to DGFT and Customs
  • Online process of applications
  • Importance of Advance Authorization and EPCG authorization for reduction in landed cost
  • Faceless and Paperless assessment effective from September 2020
  • MOOWR scheme
  • Important takeaways

Day 2

  • Preferential Trade Agreements and Free Trade Agreements – how to claim duty concession while importing.
  • Basic concepts of FTAs and importance of Preferential Certificate of Origin
  • Conditions for preferential certificate of origin
  • CAROTAR 2020 and it’s implications on imports
  • Importance of Carbon neutrality
  • Possibility of imposition of Carbon Tax in 2024

Participation Fees

Type of Organisation
Fees per Participant
CII Members (Large and Medium)
Rs.6,500/- (+ 18% GST)
CII SSI Members
Rs.6,000/- (+18% GST)
Non Member Companies
Rs.7,500/- (+18% GST)


10% on 3 or more nominations from an organization. 

Participation fees is non-refundable/ non-adjustable against any other programme of CII, but change in nomination(s) is accepted.

Registration: Prior registration for participation by the sponsoring companies is necessary.

Who Should Attend / Target Audience

Supply Chain Managers, Officials directly related to International Purchases