I want to get information on import restrictions on different products?
26/05/16 at 10:05 am
Bangladesh Government controls the import of certain goods into Bangladesh. Such government controls are mainly of two types. These are-
Restriction: There is a restriction or control list at Part (A) of Annexure 1 of the Import Policy Order, 2015-2018. In addition to describing the products that are under the control list, Part (A) of Annexure 1 also elaborates on the conditionalities that need to be fulfilled if any product, categorized in the list according to Harmonized System (HS) Chapters and H.S. Codes, is to be imported.
Prohibition: Goods whose import are not allowed at any circumstances. These are of two categories. First, under section 15 of the Customs Act, 1969, import of a number of products into Bangladesh is prohibited. Secondly, import of more products are prohibited under Part (B) of Annexure 1 of the Import Policy Order, 2015-2018.
Note: For detailed information on restricted and prohibited items under the Import Policy Order, 2015-2018, please contact the Ministry of Commerce.
[This is for informational purposes only. In case of contradiction of conflict with relevant Act/Rules, provisions mentioned
or referred to in the said Act/Rules shall prevail.]