TEPC as a Council plays a critical role in furtherance of Telecom export from the India and assists its member companies in easy facilitation of their respective exports. The Council caters to the complete Telecom Ecosystem including Telecom Hardware Manufacturers, Telecom Service Providers, Telecom Software Vendors and Consultants. Export promotion continues to be a major thrust area for the Government. In a view of the prevailing macro-economic situation. Government emphasis is on exports promotion activities and to facilitate it, various measures are being undertaken through Market Access Initiative Schemes from the Department of Commerce, Ministry of Commerce & Industry, India to support the various export.
TEPC has been working with the entire eco-system of Indian telecom exporters as well as various departments of Government of India to deliver and create end-to-end telecom solutions. Keeping in mind the caliber of Indian Manufactures and demand of developing countries, TEPC felicitates various projects in the field of Telecom Digital connectivity. TEPC has invited its members for consortium approach to provide a platform to perform and deliver their respective services to clients outside India.
TEPC prepared and submitted Project Proposals for ASEAN Countries, AFRICAN Countries, Mongolia, Bangladesh, Malawi and many more countries.
For the benefit of members TEPC, we have taken forward concerns, issues, problems to various departments like DIPP, MEA, Department of commerce, Department OF Telecom, BSNL, Power Grid Corporation of India, CPWD, NBCC, Ministry of urban Development, PMO Office. The issues concerning industry and industry players which have been taken forward by TEPC are as follows:
Implementation of PMA in various Smart Cities Projects
Implementation of the provisions of PMA policy in USOF tender
Issues for promotion of Export of Telecom Equipment & Services
Non- Implementation of PMA policy for promoting Domestic manufacturing in MHRD restrictive clauses in BSNL Tender, giving preference to foreign OEMs resulting in gross ignorance of Govt’s MAKE IN INDIA initiative
Mumbai metro Rail Investment Project (MMRDA) PMA & Public Procurement order not being followed
Serious Security concerns on deployment of China products in the govt. telecom Networks
Concerns on the NFS IP – MPPLS (Army) Tender floated by BSNL.
Restrictive conditions in smart City not getting removed
All these issues have resulted in corrective steps over the last few months even latest DOPT’s Gazette Notifications last week on Public Procurement has also incorporated some of the above issues in the Notification itself.
TEPC aims and works for benefit of industry in all possible ways, apart from supporting them in fighting for their rights we also provide them potential platforms to display their capabilities.
We organize and participate in various exhibitions where we provide subsidized cost of participation of participants and provide an opportunity to companies to explore emerging markets.