Bangladesh Customs Tariff


The Bangladesh Customs Tariff is based on the HS (Harmonized System) standard and is divided into 98 chapters.  You can view and download each chapter, including all explanatory notes, by clicking on the links below.

Section 1: Live animals; animal products

Chapter 01:         Live animals

Chapter 02:         Meat and edible meat offal

Chapter 03:         Fish and crustaceans, mollusc and other aquatic invertebrates

Chapter 04:         Dairy produce; bird's eggs; natural honey; edible products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included

Chapter 05:         Products of animal origin, not elsewhere specified or included

Section 2: Vegetable products

Chapter 06:         Live trees and other plants, bulbs, roots, and the like; cut flowers and ornamental foliage

Chapter 07:         Edible vegetables and certain root and tubers

Chapter 08:         Edible fruits and nuts; peel of citrus fruit or melon

Chapter 09:         Coffee, tea, mate and spices

Chapter 10:         Cereals

Chapter 11:         Products of the milling industry; malt; starches; inulin; wheat gluten

Chapter 12:         Oil seeds and oleaginous fruits; miscellaneous grains, seeds and fruit; industrial or medicinal plants; straw and fodder

Chapter 13:         Lac; gums, resins and other vegetable saps and extracts

Chapter 14:         Vegetable plaiting materials; vegetable products not elsewhere specified or included

Section 3: Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats; animal or vegetable waxes

Chapter 15:         Animal or vegetable fats and oils and their cleavage products; prepared edible fats, animal or vegetable waxes.

Section 4: Prepared foodstuffs; beverages, spirits and vinegar; tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes

Chapter 16:         Preparations of meats, of fish or of crustaceans, mollusc or other aquatic invertebrates

Chapter 17:         Sugar and sugar confectionery

Chapter 18:         Cocoa and cocoa preparations

Chapter 19:         Preparations of cereals, flour, starch or milk; pastrycooks' products

Chapter 20:         Preparation of vegetables, fruit, nuts or other parts of plants

Chapter 21:         Miscellaneous edible preparations

Chapter 22:         Beverages, spirits and vinegar

Chapter 23:         Residues and waste from the food industries; prepared animal fodder.

Chapter 24:         Tobacco and manufactured tobacco substitutes

Section 5: Mineral products

Chapter 25:         Salt, sulphur; earths and stone; plastering materials, lirne and cement

Chapter 26:         Ores, slag and ash

Chapter 27:         Mineral fuels, mineral oils and products of their distillation; bituminous substances; mineral waxes

Section 6: Products of the chemical or allied

Chapter 28:         Inorganic chemicals; organic or inorganic compounds of precious metals, of rare earth metals, of radioactive elements or isotopes

Chapter 29:         Organic chemicals

Chapter 30:         Pharmaceutical products

Chapter 31:         Fertilisers

Chapter 32:         Tanning or dyeing extracts; tannin and their derivatives; dyes pigments and other colouring matter; paints and varnishes; putty and other mastic; inks

Chapter 33:         Essential oils and resinoid; perfumery, cosmetic or toilet preparations

Chapter 34:         Soap, organic surface active agents, washing and lubricating prep., artificial or prepared waxes, polishing or scouring prep., candles and similar, modelling pastes, dental waxes and prep. with basis of plaster

Chapter 35:         Albuminoidal substances; modified starches; glues; enzymes

Chapter 36:         Explosives; pyrotechnic products; matches; pyrophoric alloys; certain combustible preparations

Chapter 37:         Photographic and cinematographic goods

Chapter 38:         Miscellaneous chemical products

Section 7: Plastics and articles thereof; rubber and articles thereof

Chapter 39:         Plastics and articles thereof

Chapter 40:         Rubber and articles thereof

Section 8: Raws hides and skins, leather, furskins and articles thereof; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silk-worm gut)

Chapter 41:         Raw hides and skins (other then furskins) and leather

Chapter 42:         Articles of leather; saddlery and harness; travel goods, handbags and similar containers; articles of animal gut (other than silk-worn gut)

Chapter 43:         Furskins and artificial fur; manufactures thereof

Section 9: Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal; cork and articles of cork; manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork

Chapter 44:         Wood and articles of wood; wood charcoal

Chapter 45:         Cork and articles of cork

Chapter 46:         Manufactures of straw, of esparto or of other plaiting materials; basketware and wickerwork

Section 10: Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard; paper and paperboard and articles thereof

Chapter 47:         Pulp of wood or of other fibrous cellulosic material; waste and scrap of paper or paperboard

Chapter 48:         Paper or paperboard; articles of paper pulp, of paper or paperboard

Chapter 49:         Printed books, newspapers, pictures and other products of the printing industry; manuscripts, typescripts and plans 

Section 11: Textiles and textiles articles

Chapter 50:         Silk

Chapter 51:         Wool, fine and coarse animal hair, horsehair yarn and woven fabric

Chapter 52:         Cotton

Chapter 53:         Other vegetable textile fibres; paper yarn and woven fabrics of paper yarn

Chapter 54:         Man-made filaments

Chapter 55:         Man-made staple fibres

Chapter 56:         Wadding felts and non wovens; special yarn; twine, cordage, ropes and cables and articles thereof

Chapter 57:         Carpets and other textile floor covering

Chapter 58:         Special woven fabrics; tufted textile fabrics; lace; tapestries;trimmings; embroidery

Chapter 59:         Impregnated, coated, covered or laminated textile fabrics; textile articles of a kind suitable for industrial use

Chapter 60:         Knitted or crocheted fabrics

Chapter 61:         Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted

Chapter 62:         Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, not knitted or crocheted

Chapter 63:         Other made up textile articles; sets; worn clothing and worn textile articles;rags

Section 12: Footwear, headgear, umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking sticks, seat sticks, whips, riding-crops and parts thereof; prepared feathers and articles made therewith; artificial flowers; articles of human hair

Chapter 64:         Footwear, gaiters and the like; parts of such articles

Chapter 65:         Headgear and parts thereof

Chapter 66:         Umbrellas, sun umbrellas, walking-sticks, seat sticks, whips, riding crops and parts thereof

Chapter 67:         Prepared feathers and down and articles made of feathers or of down; artificial flowers; articles of human hair

Section 13: Articles of stone, plaster,cement,asbestos, mica or similar materials; ceramic products; glass and glassware

Chapter 68:         Articles of stone, plaster, cement, asbestos, mica or similar materials

Chapter 69:         Ceramic products

Chapter 70:         Glass and glassware

Section 14: Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellery; coin

Chapter 71:         Natural or cultured pearls, precious or semi-precious stones, precious metals, metals clad with precious metal and articles thereof; imitation jewellery; coin

Section 15: Base metals and articles of base metal

Chapter 72:         Iron and steel

Chapter 73:         Articles of iron or steel

Chapter 74:         Copper and articles thereof

Chapter 75:         Nickel and articles thereof

Chapter 76:         Aluminium and articles thereof

Chapter 77:         (Reserved for possible future use in the Harmonised System)

Chapter 78:         Lead and articles thereof

Chapter 79:         Zinc and articles thereof

Chapter 80:         Tin and articles thereof

Chapter 81:         Other base metals; cements; articles thereof

Chapter 82:         Tools, implements, cutlery, spoons and forks, of base metal; parts thereof of base metal

Chapter 83:         Miscellaneous articles of base metal

Section 16: Machinery and mechanical appliances; electrical equipment; parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers and parts and accessories of such articles

Chapter 84:         Nuclear reactors, boilers, machinery and mechanical appliances; parts thereof

Chapter 85:         Electrical machinery and equipment and parts thereof; sound recorders and reproducers, television image and sound recorders and reproducers, and parts and accessories of such articles

Section 17: Vehicles, aircraft, vessels and associated transport equipment

Chapter 86:         Railway or tramway locomotives, rolling-stock and parts thereof; railway or tramway track fixtures and fittings and parts thereof; mechanical (incl. electro-mechanical) traffic signalling equipment of all kinds

Chapter 87:         Vehicles others than railway or tramway rolling-stock, and parts and accessories thereof

Chapter 88:         Aircraft, spacecraft and parts thereof

Chapter 89:         Ships, boats and floating structures

Section 18: Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; clocks and watches; musical instruments; parts and accessories thereof

Chapter 90:         Optical, photographic, cinematographic, measuring, checking, precision, medical or surgical instruments and apparatus; parts and accessories thereof

Chapter 91:         Clocks and watches and parts thereof

Chapter 92:         Musical instruments; parts and accessories of such articles

Section 19: Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof

Chapter 93:         Arms and ammunition; parts and accessories thereof

Section 20:  Miscellaneous manufactured articles

Chapter 94:         Furniture; bedding, mattresses, mattress supports, cushions and similar stuffed furnishing; lamps and lighting fittings, NES or incl.; illuminated signs or name-plates and the like; prefabricated buildings

Chapter 95:         Toys, games and sports requisites; parts and accessories thereof

Chapter 96:         Miscellaneous manufactured articles

Section 21:  Works of art, collectors pieces and antiques

Chapter 97:         Works of art, collectors' pieces and antiques

Chapter 98:         Miscellaneous National Provisions