Trading Corporation of Bangladesh (TCB)In the backdrop of scarcities of essential consumer items and industrial raw materials after the liberation of Bangladesh in 1971, the Trading Corporation of Bangladesh(TCB) was established under President's Order No. 68 of 1972.
The main functions of the Corporation are:To carry on the business of imports and exports in accordance with the policy of the Government. To arrange for the sale and distribution of the imported goods and to appoint dealers/agents etc. for this purpose as per Government directives. To do all other acts and things connected with or ancillary thereto. and Monitoring of prices of essential commodities in the local market vis-a-vis prices in the international market.