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Sri Lanka's Participation at GULFOOD 2017, the Largest Annual Food and Beverage Exhibition in the Middle East
The 22nd edition of the GULFOOD 2017, the largest annual food and beverage trade show in the Middle East will kick off on February 26, 2017, at Dubai World Trade Center, with the participation of over 95,000.............
EDB in fresh push to boost gem and jewellery in Thailand
The Export Development Board (EDB) entered into a promotional agreement with Thai Trade Centre Chennai (TTCC) on 7 February to further develop two-way trade between Sri Lanka and Thailand.............
Visit Sri Lanka Pavilion at PRODEXPO 2017, Moscow, Russia
The Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) with the coordination of Sri Lanka Embassy in Moscow is organizing a 10 member delegation at the PRODEXPO............
National Strategy for Exports
The Export Development Board (EDB) has initiated action on the preparation of a National Export Strategy (NES) for the next five years. The EDB is empowered by............
EDB impetus for product, tech upgrade for the export sector
The export sector of Sri Lanka which contributes nearly 20% to the country’s GDP, plays a vital role in achieving the development objectives of the government............
EDB unveils ‘Info Point’ kiosk to enhance productivity
The Export Development Board (EDB) last week launched a self-service information kiosk, EDB Info Point, to facilitate walk-in visitors to promptly obtain information of its services............
To Coincide with H.E. the president's visit EDB facilitated B2B and product display at Sri Lanka Business forum in Malaysia
The EDB facilitated Sri Lankan leading exporters to have fruitful discussions with Malaysian counterparts during the Business Forum themed “Mutual Business Opportunities between Sri Lanka & Malaysia”...........
EDB drives Sri Lanka’s ICT sector to penetrate Japanese market.
EDB continues the Sri Lanka participation at Japan IT Week 2017 from 10th -12th May at Tokyo big sight, Japan...........
Amendments to Food Act on the Cards
Steps will be taken to amend the Food Act to suit the present times and also support the food processing industry which has enormous potential...........
At Brandix, we often recall with gratitude the many invaluable inputs we have received from the EDB over the years. We continue to benefit from the insight, experience and advocacy the Board has to offer, and have no reservations in commending its officials individually and collectively for their commitment.
Ashroff Omar CEO - Brandix Lanka LimitedRead more
MAS Holdings believes in taking quantum leaps to move ahead of its competition and to build strategic relationships to foster a futuristic and innovative stance. EDB has proven to be a strategic partner for MAS Holdings over the years and continues to provide a link to the global business arena.
Deshamanya Mahesh Amalean Chairman, MAS HoldingsRead more
First and foremost we would like to express our heartfelt gratitude specially for the Export Development Board (EDB) and the Embassy of Sri Lanka in South Africa for extending their fullest cooperation to success our mission in South Africa during last 02 years.
In Sri Lanka, Hirdaramani boasts 20 garment factories delivering over 5 million garments per month supported by vertically integrated state of the art washing, printing & embroidery facilities. Hirdramani's world-class product development center, staffed by experienced and talented designers, completes the group's offering as a one-stop-shop for the apparel industry.
Hailed as the emerging wonder of Asia and crowned as the pearl of the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is at the crossroads of a major shipping route...EDB is entrusted with the momentous responsibility to achieve the country's inspired vision to be a global sourcing destination.View All Videos