The status holder position to the exporter of goods and service depends upon certain level of export performance achieved by them. The exporter of goods / service who hold valid importer - exporter code no.
IEC may apply to Director General of Foreign Trade (DGFT) for the recognition as status holder viz. One star export house, two star export house, three star export house and five star export house.
DGFT awards status holder position to the exporter on the basis of export performance in the Past Years.