Award Details

NUMBER OF AWARDS:  
Sl. No Category Criteria No. of Awards
1 Star Exporter Award   Best Exporter in Manufacturing, Merchant and Services (Incl. Software) categories The following performance criteria during 2023-24 will be considered Ø  FOB value of exports should be above 250 crores and below 500 crores Ø  Products/Services exported Ø  Countries exported to Ø  Growth over the previous year Ø  NFE earnings Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 1
2 Best Manufacturer Export Award     Micro, Small, Medium Categories (Gold & Silver awards to each category) Manufacturing enterprise with investment in Plant & Machinery as mentioned below. The following performance criteria during 2023-24 will be considered Ø  FOB Value of export Ø  Products/ services exported Ø  Countries exported to Ø  Growth over the previous year Ø  NFE earnings Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 6   Micro-2 Small-2 Medium-2
3 Best Merchant Exporter Award    Small and medium Categories (Gold & Silver awards to each category) The following performance criteria during 2023-24 will be considered. Ø  FOB value of exports Ø  Products/services exported Ø  Countries exported to Ø  Growth over the previous year Ø  NFE earnings Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 4   Small-2 Medium-2  
4(A) Best Services Exporter Award   (Excluding software)   Micro, Small, Medium categories (Gold     & Silver awards to each category) The following performance criteria during 2023-24 will be considered Ø  Value of Export Ø  Type of services exported Ø  Countries exported to Ø  Growth over the previous year Ø  NFE earnings Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 6   Micro-2 Small-2 Medium-2  
4(B) Best Software Exporter Award   Micro, Small, Medium (Gold  & Silver awards to each category)   Software Enterprises with investment in Equipment up to The following performance criteria during 2023-24 will be considered Ø  Value of Export Ø  Type of services exported Ø  Countries exported to Ø  Growth over the previous year Ø  NFE earnings   Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 6   Micro-2 Small-2 Medium-2    
5 Best District Exporter (Zone wise awards)   For the Best Export Performance during 2023-24 of district-based exporter of the State (excluding Bangalore Rural & Urban Districts). The FOB value of exports during 2023-24 and other details to be provided. Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards”   16
   
Special Awards Category
6(A) Best Exporter Award in Special category     For the Best Export Performance during 2023- 2024 of any Manufacturer/ Merchant/ Service / NGO Exporter from Karnataka for noteworthy value addition/ innovation/ technology up-gradation in their exports to developed country The following performance criteria during 2023-24 will be considered. Ø  FOB value of exports Ø  Products/services/ exported Ø  Countries exported to Ø  Growth over the previous year Ø  NFE earnings Ø  A brief note or write – up for noteworthy value addition/innovation / Technology up-gradation to substantiate. Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards”   1
6(B) Best Debut Exporter Award   The best export performance during 2023-2024 of any Manufacturer / Merchant / Service establishment, which has been incorporated after 1.4.2023. (MSME only) Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 1
6(‘C) Best Startup Exporter Award For the Best Startup Exporter Award DIPP (Department of Industrial Policy & Promotion) Certificate is mandatory 1
6(D) NMPT Best Exporter Award   Based on the shipments effected through the New Mangalore Port Trust during 2023-2024 Note: Endorsement letter from NMPT is mandatory Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 1
6(E) Special Award for the best export facilitation organization   (Both State and Central Govt. Departments) For excellence export-related promotional services rendered by an export facilitation organization during 2023-2024. (The Organization who applied for the Award has to select the Facilitation Organization. Please refer to an application form Sl.No.36) Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 1
6(F) Special Award for the best export related Financial Institution (Both State & Central Govt. Departments and Private) For excellent export-related financial services rendered by a financial institution to exporters of Karnataka during 2023-2024 (for application refer to Annexure) Please refer “Eligibility & Selection criteria for Awards” 1
7 Best Exporter Award of the year (Women Entrepreneur) Highest Export performed by Women Entrepreneurs either individual or should have more than 51% of the shares in the company (furnish details) 1
Total   46