Central Trade Services Unit (CTSU)

CTSU is working as a service center of the Non-AD Branches of the bank for trade services, i.e. import, export, guarantee, inward remittance, outward remittance and trade advisory services. Day by day it has reached to almost all the Non-AD branches with it's good trade services and became a comfort zone of the branches. For this reason CTSU achieved more than 50% acceleration in 2017 compare to 2016 in all aspects of trade services i.e. Import, Export, Remittance, Guarantee etc.

Regular Trade Services Products:

  • Letter of Credit (LC)/Documentary Credit (DC)
  • Back-to-back Letter of Credit
  • Shipping Guarantee
  • Delivery Order
  • Letter of Indemnity (LOI)
  • Export LC (Advising & Transfer)
  • Letter of Guarantee
  • Import Bill Handling
  • Export Bill Negotiation / Collection
  • Inland Bill Purchase / Collection
  • Inward Remittance Processing
  • Outward Remittance Processing

Special Services:

  • EDF Loan facility
  • Processing of Cash Incentive Files
  • Seeking Bangladesh Bank Approval for outward/inward remittance and for Special type of LCs
  • Hajj / Umrah remittance
  • Opening of Students File
  • Branch and Customer Visits
  • Arrangement of workshop n Seminar on Trade Services

Regulatory Reporting:

  • CTSU do the Monthly Returns and statements to Corporate Office and Bangladesh Bank.
  • Service with compliance is the main theme of CTSU.