Workshop on Non-Tariff Barriers

NTB

SANEM in collaboration with Ministry of Commerce, Bangladesh organized “Workshop on Non-Tariff Barriers” on May 23-24, 2018 at CIRDAP auditorium, Dhaka. Mr. Shubhashish Bose, Secretary, Ministry of Commerce was the Chief Guest of the inaugural and closing ceremony of this workshop.

The workshop was designed in six sessions. Dr. Selim Raihan, Executive Director, SANEM and Professor of Economics, University of Dhaka facilitated the session on “Introduction to NTMs: Importance of NTMs in international trade”, and session on “Classification of NTMs”. Mr. Shaquib Quoreshi, Research Fellow, SANEM took the session on “SPS measures and conformity assessment”; Mr. Md. Munir Chowdhury, Director General, WTO Cell, Ministry of Commerce facilitated the session on “Rules of origin and other trade related measures”; Mr. Amitava Chakraborty, Director, Bangladesh Foreign Trade Institute (BFTI) took session on “TBT measures and conformity assessment” and Mr. Shubhashish Bose, Secretary, Ministry of Commerce facilitated the session on “Customs clearance and borders controls”.