The Central Board of Indirect Taxes and Customs (CBIC) has paid over 83500 exporters the IGST refunds worth Rs 1.12 lakh crore. Stating the refunds pending with Customs, the release added, "refunds of only Rs. 3,604 crores are pending with Customs. 1,241 exporters are not traceable at their given addresses according to the verifications conducted. The board said that out of about 1.85 lakh exporters, a total of 6,421 exporters (about 3.4% only) including some ‘star exporters’ have been identified as risky and hence, red flagged. Even some of the ‘star exporters’ are not traceable at the addresses given by them .