Directorate General of Foreign Trade(DGFT), Ministry of Commerce & Industry, has launched mobile initiative with Android app (“DGFT”) through which most DGFT services can be accessed. Commerce Secretary Rajiv Kher unveiled the app which would allow exporters/importers to access the foreign trade policy and related documents. With one click traders could check the status of transmission of authorizations and shipping bills.The app will allow the exporters/importers to search for ITC (HS) codes and merchandise exports from India rates which are huge databases used daily. Application and its data structures have been designed in-house and software development done by DeitY. The app is currently available for the Android platform. The app is just a new beginning for DGFT and many new apps to provide other services are in the pipeline. A new look website has also been launched making it more user-friendly and easy to navigate. Traders could file applications online for IEC and other schemes of DGFT. Exporters can also see the status of their electronic bank realization certificates. The website shows documents related to Foreign Trade Policy along with online grievance redressal system.