Pharmaceutical Export Promotion Council of India (Pharmexcil) is the authorized agency of the government of India for promotion of pharmaceutical exports from India. It was set up under the provisions of Foreign Trade Policy by the Ministry of Commerce and Industry in May 2004. Various pharmaceutical products,namely,bulk drugs,formulations,Biotech Products,Indian Systems of medicines,herbal products,diagnostics,clinical research,etc. are covered under its purview. Pharmexcil takes up several external trade promotion activities by organizing trade delegations outside India,arranging buyer-seller meetings,international seminars,etc.
IVEDA is Integrated Validation of Export of Drugs from India and its Authentication This is simplified system for authentication of drug packages exported from India- Tertiary/ Secondary. The objective of the proposed system to develop a user-friendly system,through which Manufacturers (MA) and the Merchant Exporters (ME) will be able to upload the tertiary and secondary level barcoding data,which can be cross verified by stakeholders such as Customs,Regulators of importing countries,Department of Commerce,Pharmexcil,DCGI etc.