As per the prevailing foreign exchange policy of Bangladesh, any resident Bangladeshi citizen can carry a maximum of 12000 US Dollar for personal travel in a calendar year which was limited to 5000 US Dollar previously. Of this, up to 5000 US Dollar can be bought for travel to Myanmar and SAARC countries, that is India, Pakistan, Nepal, Maldives, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Afghanistan. The rest of the amount, that is up to 7000 US Dollar equivalent can be bought in cash or card for travel to countries other than Myanmar & SAARC countries. The whole amount is applicable per person per calendar year basis.

As for traveling personally to nations other than SAARC countries, any resident Bangladesh citizen can buy and carry not more than 7,000 US Dollar per calendar year.