IEC (Importer Exporter Code) registration is required by a person or a company for exporting or importing goods. It is a 10 digit code which is issued by the Directorate General of Foreign Trade (DGFT). IEC is known as many names such as importer exporter code, import export code, import export license, import export number, IE code, IEC license, IE license etc. You can take IE code in your personal name or Firm or company name. IEC issued to applicant shall be valid for all its divisions/ units/ factories/ branches. IEC is valid for lifetime and there is no need to renew the same. Easy to apply fresh IEC code or any kind of modification in Name of the firm, address of the firm, bank details of firm and any other changes can done here.