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Ease of Doing Business in

Bangladesh

Bangladesh Download Profile (1990KB, pdf)
Region South Asia
Income Category Lower middle income
Population 160,995,642
GNI Per Capita (US$) 1,190
City covered Dhaka , Chittagong

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DB 2017 Rank

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DB 2017 DTF (% points)

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Topics DB 2017 Rank DB 2016 Rank info_outline Change in Rank DB 2017 DTF (% points) info_outline DB 2016 DTF (% points) info_outline Change in DTF (% points) info_outline
Overall 176 178 up
2
40.84 40.68 down
0.16
Starting a Business 122 115 down
7
81.74 81.72 up
0.02
Dealing with Construction Permits 138 138
-
61.60 61.25 up
0.35
Getting Electricity 187 187
-
16.17 15.22 up
0.95
Registering Property 185 186 up
1
27.58 27.48 up
0.10
Getting Credit 157 152 down
5
25.00 25.00
-
Protecting Minority Investors 70 69 down
1
56.67 56.67
-
Paying Taxes 151 148 down
3
55.56 56.07 down
0.51
Trading across Borders 173 173
-
34.86 34.86
-
Enforcing Contracts 189 189
-
22.21 22.21
-
Resolving Insolvency 151 153 up
2
27.02 26.36 up
0.66

Positive= Doing Business reform making it easier to do business.Negative= Change making it more difficult to do business.

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DB 2017 DTF (% points):

34.86

DB 2016 DTF (% points):

34.86

Change in DTF (% points):

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Indicator Dhaka South Asia OECD high income
Time to export: Border compliance (hours) info_outline 100 59 12
Cost to export: Border compliance (USD) info_outline 408 376 150
Time to export: Documentary compliance (hours) info_outline 147 78 3
Cost to export: Documentary compliance (USD) info_outline 225 183 36
Time to import: Border compliance (hours) info_outline 183 116 9
Cost to import: Border compliance (USD) info_outline 1,294 645 115
Time to import: Documentary compliance (hours) info_outline 144 106 4
Cost to import: Documentary compliance (USD) info_outline 370 348 26
Characteristics Export Import
Product HS 61 :  Articles of apparel and clothing accessories, knitted or crocheted HS 8708: Parts and accessories of motor vehicles
Trade partner Germany India
Border Chittagong port Chittagong port
Distance (km) 263 263
Domestic transport time (hours) 24 24
Domestic transport cost (USD) 231 231
Export documents
Bill of Lading
Commercial Invoice
Customs Export Declaration
Packing List
Certificate of origin
Terminal Handling Receipts
Technical standards certificate
Cargo release order
Customs Transit Document
Foreign exchange authorization
Pre shipment inspection - clean report of findings
Utilized Declaration for garments
Letter of Credit
Import documents
Bill of lading
Cargo release order (Gate Pass)
Certificate of origin
Commercial invoice
Customs import declaration
Packing list
Technical standard/Cleanliness certificate
Terminal handling receipts
Letter of credit