Search Measures, Standards and Special Requirements


A measure is a specific import or export requirement that applies to a commodity or to certain types of products. Typically a measure requires permits or licenses to be obtained from the relevant government agency prior to importing or exporting the goods. You can find out what measures are currently in force in Bangladesh using the search feature below.


Here you will find information on Bangladesh's own standards that businesses and traders operating in Bangladesh can choose to apply to the products they deal in. You can see the products to which standards apply and the relevant legal documents by searching for ‘National Standards’ below. 

Special Requirements

By using the search facilities below you will also be able to look up any generic requirements associated with specific commodities or products, such as the need to register to import certing products.


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NameEnforced ByTypeValidity FromValidity To
Prohibition to import of 155 CC motor cycle and more than 3 (three) years old and above Ministry of CommerceProhibition15-02-201630-06-2018
Prohibition to import of Polypropylene bagMinistry of CommerceProhibition15-02-201630-06-2018
Approval required to import EthanolDirectorate General of Drug AdministrationApproval15-02-201630-06-2018
Certificate Origin Certificate (COO) required in all casesExport Promotion Bureau (EPB)Certificate Requirement15-02-201630-06-2018
Certificate required for Gas Cylinder or Gas ContainerDepartment of ExplosivesLicensing Requirement15-02-201630-06-2018
Clearance Certificate Required to import cartridges/ammunitions of Revolver and PistolMinistry of CommerceCertificate Requirement15-02-201630-06-2018
Clearance Certificate Required to import Opium Directorate General of Drug AdministrationCertificate Requirement15-02-201630-06-2018
Clearance Certificate Required to import Revolver and PistolMinistry of Home AffairsCertificate Requirement15-02-201630-06-2018
Composition Required to import saltDepartment of EnvironmentPermit Requirement15-02-201630-06-2018
Compulsory Membership RequiredChambers of CommerceCompulsory Membership Required15-02-201630-06-2018