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Bangladesh Import Restrictions

In order to enter Bangladesh, certain goods are subject to specific controls and, regardless of their value and quantity, they require the consent of Bangladesh government, preferably, license must be obtained prior to passage through the customs, preventing the goods from being retained. On this page, you will see what kinds of items are prohibited from entering the Bangladesh, and which items need special documentation before exporting to Bangladesh.

Import restrictions

Senders should determine import restrictions from Bangladesh authorities before posting:

Special documentation

Commercial goods must include an invoice and a Certificate of Origin.


In addition to items prohibited by Dangerous and Prohibited Goods & Packaging Post Guide and ECI International Courier Regulations, Bangladesh prohibits:

Insured Items - Letters

Bangladesh does not accept insured items containing articles subject to customs duty.