MARKET DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE (MDA) SCHEME

Under MDA scheme, financial assistance is provided for the range of export promotion activities implemented by EPCs and trade promotion organizations on the basis of approved annual action plans. The scheme is administered by DOC. Assistance includes, amongst others, participation in:

  • Trade fair and buyer seller meets abroad or in India, and
  • Export promotion seminars
  • Financial assistance with travel grant is available to exporters travelling to focus areas, viz., Latin America, Africa, CIS region, ASEAN countries, Australia and New Zealand. In other areas, financial assistance without travel grant is available.

More details on MDA are available at: http://commerce.nic.in/trade/mda-guidelines01-06-2013.pdf