Export Promotion Bureau, Bangladesh

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The Export Promotion Bureau (EPB) is a Bangladesh government agency located within the Ministry of Commerce. It is responsible for developing the nation's export industry.

Establishment[edit]

Initial proclamations were made on August 20 and November 8, 1975. The Export Promotion Bureau Ordinance was enacted in 1977 and consequently EPB was established.[1]

Structure[edit]

EPB headquarters are in Dhaka, with regional offices in Chittagong, Khulna and Rajshahi. In addition, there are branch offices in Sylhet, Comilla and Narayangonj.

The EPB consists of multiple divisions:

  • Policy and Planning Division
  • Commodities Development Division
  • Information Division
  • Fairs and Display Division
  • Administration and Finance Division
  • Textile Division
  • Statistics and Research
  • Information and Communications Technology

References[edit]

  1. ^ "An Ordinance to provide for the establishment of a Bureau for promotion of export.". Ministry of Law, Bangladesh. Retrieved 13 February 2014. 

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