Bangladesh Customs is working under the umbrella of National Board of
Revenue(NBR) which is the apex body for direct and indirect tax revenue in
Bangladesh.NBR is the major organ of Internal Resources Division(IRD) under
the ministry of Finance, Government of Banhladesh. The Customs wing of the
NBR deals with the tasks of formulation of policy concerning levy and collection
of Customs duty and related taxes/charges and administration of matters
relating to Customs.
Introduction of speedy
customs clearance through automation of the process.
Ensuring transparency in customs clearance process
as well as in revenue collection activities.
Extending maximum possible facilities to the trade communities.
Currently at Bangladesh Customs
Modernization of Bangladesh Customs is going on under Customs Administration
Modernization(CAM-1) project. Automation and introduction of modern rules and regulations
are the main objectives of the project.