Q. Which of the following agency/agencies is/are eligible for finance under Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES)?
1.Export Promotion Councils
2.Commodities Boards
3.SEZ Authorities
Choose the correct answer from below given codes:

[A] 1 only

[B] 1 and 2 only

[C] 2 and 3 only

[D] 1, 2 and 3

Answer: D

Explanation: Trade Infrastructure for Export Scheme (TIES) provides financial assistance for setting up and up-gradation of existing infrastructure with export linkages like border haats, cold chains, dry ports, etc.

The Central and State Agencies, including Export Promotion Councils, Commodities Boards, SEZ Authorities and Apex Trade Bodies recognised under the EXIM policy of Government of India are eligible for financial support under this scheme.