To know the history of BSAA Khulna we have to look decades back when a number of young and energetic Shipping Executives of Bangladesh, foreseeing the importance of an Association for the Shipping Community had formed a body and named it Bangladesh Steamer Agents’ Association.It was the 29th day of May 1978 the BSAA came into effect. The Ministry of Commerce Government of The Peoples Republic of Bangladesh Granted the License No.2 1978 dated May 6 1978. As it is stated, ” in pursuance of section 3 of the trade organisation ordnance, 1961 (Ordnance No. XLV of 1961) the Government is pleased to grant this license to this said Association and to direct that it be registered with registrar of Joint Stock Companies, 40 Purana Paltan, Dacca under the Companies Act 1913, (Act VII of 1913) as a company with limited liability without the word “Limited” in its name.And the Branch Office BSAA Khulna, on 25th October 1978. With the aims and objectives as laid down in the Memorandum & Articles of Association of Bangladesh Shipping Agents’ Association previously known as Bangladesh Steamer Agents’ Association.