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What are the documents required to be submitted along with the application for a UP…
Bonded Warehouse Enquiry by NBR Customs | 16/05/16 at 3:48 pm Reply from NEP | 16/05/16 at 3:48 pm

Following documents are needed to be submitted along with the application for a Utilization Permission (UP) -Back to Back Letter of Credit/Sales Contract/Import Permit;Pro forma…

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Can Firms located inside EPZs import vehicles duty free?
Customs Issues In EPZs/EZs Enquiry by NBR Customs | 16/05/16 at 3:51 pm Reply from NEP | 16/05/16 at 3:51 pm

Vehicles (car), pickup, jeep and microbus imported by firms located in export processing zones are exempted from Customs duty, Value Added Tax,  and Supplementary Duty…

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What is the difference between Special Bonded Warehouse and Bonded Warehouse?
Bonded Warehouse Enquiry by NBR Customs | 16/05/16 at 3:42 pm Reply from NEP | 16/05/16 at 3:42 pm

Special Bonded warehouse facility is accorded to 100% export oriented garments industries, which include the oven garments and knitwear and sweater industries.On the other hand,…

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Can a passenger enjoy Baggage Facility for a Spot Light he/she brings with him as…
Passenger And Baggage Information Enquiry by NBR Customs | 16/05/16 at 3:05 pm Reply from NEP | 16/05/16 at 3:05 pm

Even if a passenger brings a Spot light as a baggage item, he will have to pay @Tk. 300/- duty for each point of the…

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Do I need to pay duties/taxes on re-importation of repaired machinery?
Export Cum Import Enquiry by NBR Customs | 16/05/16 at 2:45 pm Reply from NEP | 16/05/16 at 2:45 pm

Yes.The provision regarding this issue is delineated under the NBR office order no. 7(12)Cus-1/94/502, dated 23 August 2005.According to this provision, when machinery/spare parts are…

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Can a trader submit a classification issue directly to the WCO Harmonized System Committee?
Classification And Tariff Issues Enquiry by NBR Customs | 26/05/16 at 9:44 am Reply from NEP | 26/05/16 at 9:44 am

No.As the WCO is an intergovernmental organization, such questions should be brought to the attention of the national Customs administration concerned, which might then ask…

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How diplomats and privileged persons can buy duty free motor cars/goods?
Benefits For Diplomats And Privileged Persons Enquiry by NBR Customs | 26/05/16 at 10:09 am Reply from NEP | 26/05/16 at 10:09 am

Diplomats working in Bangladesh are entitled to buy goods under bond facility if they have received exemption certificates from the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. On the…

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Can a person import rewards/prizes accepted through participation in International Competitions held overseas as duty…
Miscellaneous Enquiry by NBR Customs | 26/05/16 at 10:30 am Reply from NEP | 26/05/16 at 10:30 am

Yes.Rewards/prizes won/gained by any Bangladeshi citizens or organizations as a symbol of success in any recognized international competition are exempted from Customs duties and Value…

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Is there any scope to import banned or restricted items for export purpose?
Conditions Governing Imports Enquiry by NBR Customs | 26/05/16 at 10:05 am Reply from NEP | 26/05/16 at 10:05 am

Yes.As per paragraph 24(12) of the Import Policy Order, 2015-2018, recognized units under specialized textile industry operating under the bonded warehouse system are permitted to…

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Can import prohibited old vehicles, engine be sold through auction?
Auction And Destruction And Disposal Of Goods Not Releasable Enquiry by NBR Customs | 26/05/16 at 9:50 am Reply from NEP | 26/05/16 at 9:50 am

Import prohibited goods, in particular old vehicles/conveyance, old engines and spare parts and fabrics importable under certain conditions may be sold through auction subject to…

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