Shri Narendra Modi
Shri Narendra Modi
Prime Minister of India
Export And Market Development Assistance (E&MDA)
Functions of the Division
  • Implementation of the Market Access Initiative (MAI) Schemes.
  • General Policy matters relating to the Export Promotion Councils (individual EPCs will remain the responsibility of concerned Commodity Divisions).
  • Coordination work (including the Parliament Question) on Export Assistance.
  • All matters relating to the Federation of Indian Export Organisations (FIEO).
  • Preparation of Budget Estimates for the MAI Scheme
  • Secretariat work of the MAI Committees.
  • To arrange meetings of the MAI Committees for consideration of proposals for grants-in-aid received from the EPCs, Trade Bodies etc. and also received from different Sections in the Ministry.
  • Preparation of bills for grant-in-aid.
  • To keep control over expenditure under the MAI heads and reconciliation of expenditure.
  • Residual works related to the Marketing Development Assistance Scheme (not in operation since 1.4.2017)
Section Officer : 1
Assistant : 2
Investigator : 1
LDC : 1
Officers in the Division
Ms. Nidhi Mani TripathiJoint Secretary
Shri M. JayachandranDeputy Secretary
Shri Rajeev KumarUnder Secretary
Ms. Pinky GuptaSection Officer
Details of Public Information Officers
Central Assistant Public Information Officer (MAI Scheme)
Shri Rajeev Kumar Under Secretary
Central Public Information Officer(MAI Scheme)
Shri M. Jayachandran Deputy Secretary
First Appellate Authority (MAI Scheme)
Ms. Nidhi Mani Tripathi Joint Secretary