Welcome Carpet Export Promotion Council
Founded in 1982, the CEPC was established by the Ministry of Textiles of the government of India to promote the export of hand-knotted rugs and all other types and styles of floor coverings from India.
The CEPC’s membership is comprised of senior trade representatives and government officials, who provide invaluable service and expertise to the organization. The CEPC’s primary responsibility is to advise the Indian government on export promotion measures and help the exporter community bring their problems and needs to the attention of the government. The organization also provides assistance to Indian exporters by identifying key markets and trends,
Chairman's Message
I am sure the New Year 2014 has started well for you and your family. I wish the year to remain fruitful for all of you and the Industry as a whole.
The year 2013 was one of the most challenging & very sucessful year for Carpet Export Promotion Council (CEPC) which witnessed heavy turnout of overseas buyers, resulting tremendous business in both the flagship Expositions of India Carpet Expos during the year 2013.
I complement all of you for showing good performance amidst dwindling and changing economic scenario. Handmade Carpet exports have again registered consecutive impressive growth of more than 20% in the last year.
India Carpet expo, Varanasi
28th India Carpet Expo and 10th in Varanasi (U.P.) from 10 to 13 October, 2014.
We would like to inform that the India Carpet Expo from 12-15 March, 2014 witnessed Grand success and the next India Carpet Expo - Varansai - 2014 will be organized by the Council under the aegis of Govt. of India from 10th to 13th October, 2014 in Varanasi.
Events and Meetings
Annual Membership Subscription for the year 2014-15 We would like to inform that the Annual Membership Subscription of the Council for the year 2014-15 has fallen due for which we have already sent an email to all members of the Council for payment. 
12th Global Indian Festival 2014 in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia 4-8 June 2014. This Council is inviting applications from it’s registered member-exporters for participation in the 14th Global Indian Festival 2014 at Mid Valley Exhibition Centre, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia) from 4th to 8th June 2014. 
CEPC Training Programmes 
ALL MEMBERS OF THE CARPET EXPORT PROMOTION COUNCIL Carpet Export Promotion Council is inviting the Application for Export Awards for excellence on export performance from its Member-Exporters for the years 2011-12 & 2012-13 in the enclosed format 
Option to close cases of default in Export obligation (EO)-Notification No.46/2013-Customs dated 26/09/2013. The Commissioner of Customs (Export), JNCH, Nhava Sheva, Maharashtra vide their letter dated 12.12.2013 has sent us a copy of Public Notice No. 40/2013 dated 11.12.2013
Advancement of Realization of export proceeds period from 9 to 6 months President, FIEO recently had a meeting with the Finance Minister wherein one of the concerns raised by the Hon’ble Finance Minister was to look at the possibilities of compressing time period of realization of export proceeds so as to augment supply of US Dollar with a view to stabilize the value of Rupee.
Submission of Annual Export Performance Report Members are aware that as per Import Export Policy of Govt of India, Member Exporters of Carpet Export Promotion Council are essentially required to furnish their Annual Export Performance Returns, to the Council.
Annual Membership Subscription for the year 2013-14. The Annual Membership Subscription of CEPC has become due from 1st April, 2013. This Council sent a Bill by post on 25 March, 2013 in the individual name of the Member-Exporter for payment of Membership-Subscription for the year 2013-14.
Important Information
 
RBI has deregulated the ceiling rate on export credit in foreign currency vide RBI Circular NO DBOD...
With the vigorous efforts of the Council the Government of India accepted the request of the CEPC...
Export of Carpets & Other Floor Coverings, Statement of Exports and Comparison and Country-wise Exports...
Lists of MDA Reimbursements in various years is attached...
Welfare Activities
Members may please see attached list of Council funded schools.
Council Members may please see list of Looms found using Child Labour.
It will be responsibility of the Members to ensure that in their premises no child labour prohibited by the Child Labour (Prohibition & Regulation) Act,1986 is employed.
Looms Found Using Child Labour, Uttar Pradesh (1st February, 2013 to 30th June, 2013)

Looms Found Using Child Labour, Rajasthan (1st February, 2013 to 30th June, 2013)

Looms Found Using Child Labour, Punjab (1st February, 2013 to 30th June, 2013)