There are lots of online resources which helps in making import processes easier and smoother. Like Icegate which provides e-filing services to the clients of customs department. Such services facilitate trade by enabling faster custom clearance and other things. The National Portal of India provides many facilities including SMS queries through which once could easily get his query answered like- Shipping Bill No, Export Manifest No., IEC code status etc. It also offers document status right on user's mobile through SMS. Following are the links of such great resources which you might find extremely helpful in your Exim processes.