Bangladesh–Senegal relations refer to the bilateral relations between Bangladesh and Senegal. Senegal was first African country to recognize Bangladesh following its independence in 1971. Bangladesh has an embassy in Dakar whilst Senegal has no resident ambassador in Bangladesh. Relations between the two countries have been considered cordial with both the countries working towards further strengthen it.
Cooperation in the international forums
Bangladesh and Senegal have shown mutual interest in expanding the bilateral economic activities between the two countries and have been taking necessary steps in this regard. Senegal has expressed an interest in investing in the promising sectors of Bangladesh. Bangladesh has identified ceramics, pharmaceuticals, ready made garments, jute and leather goods as exports with potential in the Senegalese market. In addition, Bangladesh has invited Senegal to recruit skilled manpower from Bangladesh who would contribute in the socio-economic development of the country.
- "Senegal urged to import Bangladeshi products". Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. 15 March 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2014.
- "OIC secretary general post Senegal to back Bangladesh". The Daily Star. Retrieved 6 January 2014.
- "Senegal keen to invest in Bangladesh: envoy". Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. 18 March 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2014.
- "Azad urges Senegal to import Bangladeshi products". Bangladesh Sangbad Sangstha. 15 March 2012. Retrieved 6 January 2014.