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FBCCI

INTRODUCTION TO THE FEDERATION OF BANGLADESH CHAMBERS OF COMMERCE AND INDUSTRY (FBCCI)
The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FBCCI) is the apex trade organization of Bangladesh playing a pivotal role in consultative and advisory capacity, safeguarding the interest of the private sector.
Year of Establishment 1973
Established under Trade Organization Ordinance, 1961 and Companies Act, 1913.
Type of members (1) Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • A Class Chamber
  • B Class Chamber
(2) Trade and Industrial Associations.
  • A Class Association
  • B Class Association
(3) Joint Chamber (with Foreign Countries)
Total Number of Member bodies (1) Chambers of Commerce and Industry
  • A Class Chamber 49
  • B Class Chamber 24
(2) Trade and Industrial Associations.
  • A Class Association 329
  • B Class Association 05
(3) Joint Chamber (with Foreign Countries) 19
Total: 426
Composition of Board of Directors President -- 01
First Vice-President -- 01
Vice-President -- 01
Directors -- 45
FBCCI'S BROAD OBJECTIVES AND FUNCTIONS
  • Highly qualified and experienced core faculty members. A rich pool of part-time, adjunct and visiting faculties from home and abroad. The faculty members are highly committed to teaching and research. They are friendly and informal with students. They guide students to achieve academic goals.
  • Students are prepared for successful business careers in their real life. Students get facility for Internship in Prime Group Associates and other well-known organizations.
  • Job placement services.
  • Tuition waiver and scholarship for meritorious and poor students.
  • Well equipped class rooms.
  • Well equipped Computer Laboratories, Language laboratories and laboratories for Physics, Chemistry and Textiles.
  • Library with significant collection of books in various subjects.
  • Disciplined and non-political environment.
  • On-campus co-op program.
  • Student counseling facilities.
  • Seminars, Industrial visits, job fair, attachment program.

INTERNATIONAL LINKS
FBCCI is the member of different international bodies, such as International Chambers of Commerce (ICC), Islamic Chamber of Commerce and Industry (ICCI), Confederation of Asia-Pacific Chambers of Commerce and Industry (CACCI) and the SAARC Chamber of Commerce and Industry (SCCI). To safeguard and protect the interest of business community in the international arena, FBCCI maintains close communication with these International Organizations.

FBCCI has Joint Chamber/Cooperation Agreement with the national trade organizations of the following countries:
Australia
Belgium
Egypt
Finland
Germany
India
Indonesia
Iran
Italy
Japan
Malaysia
Maldives
Myanmar
Nepal
Pakistan
Peru
Philippines
Qatar
Romania
Russia
South Africa
Sri Lanka
Taiwan
Thailand
The Republic of Korea
Turkey
Uzbekistan
Vietnam

The Federation of Bangladesh Chambers of Commerce and Industry has collaboration agreements with the General Union of Chambers of Commerce and Industry and Agriculture of the Arab Countries, Karnataka Chamber of Commerce & Industry and Mizoram Chamber of Commerce of India, Kunming Chamber of Commerce & Industry of China and Singapore Chinese Chamber of Commerce & Industry of Singapore. The FBCCI has also established a Joint Chamber viz., Bangladesh India Chamber of Commerce and Industry (BICCI) in cooperation with the Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry and signed an agreement of understanding with the United States Bangladesh Business Council (USBBC).