Training on “Rules and Procedures for Import, Export and Customs”

Date : 11, 12 and 14 May, 2014

Venue : Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute Conference Hall, TCB Bhaban (5th Floor), 1 Karwan bazar, Dhaka, Bangladesh.


Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute (BFTI)


A group of 11 trainers (specialists/administrators) from the Customs, VAT & Excise wings of NBR, CCI&E and BFTI.

Participants comprised representatives/officials from public and private sector organizations/companies, as bellow:
•    ABA Group
•    Walton Group
•    Runner Group
•    Walton Hi-Tech Industries Ltd
•    Walton Micro-Tech Corporation
•    Baghdad Shipping
•    Summit Power Ltd
•    Northwest Industries Ltd
•    Singer Bangladesh Ltd
•    Asian Paints (Bangladesh) Ltd
•    Beximco Pharmaceuticals Ltd
•    Hi-Care Cargo Services
•    Bangladesh Tariff Commission (BTC)
•    Export Promotion Bureau (EPB)
•    National Consumer Rights Protection Department (DNCRP)
•    Bangladesh Knitwear Manufacturers & Exporters association (BKMEA)
•    Department of Tourism and Hospitality Management, University of Dhaka
•    Others


To facilitate the participants in handling Customs rules & procedures while dealing with import/export activities of their organizations confidently and accurately.


The training course attempted to provide an in-depth understanding about import/export and customs rules and procedures at functional levels. The participants were expected to be able to handle import/export and customs related procedures accurately on completion of the training course. The course dealt at length with issues such as: overview of import and export procedures, government policies relating to import/export, documentations required for import and export, HS classification, banking procedures relating to import/export, customs clearance, procedure of assessment of duties and taxes and other related Matters. The training methodology was highly participative.