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Govt. engages diplomatic corps to make World Export Development Forum a bigger success
The Ministry of Foreign Affairs hosted the diplomatic community consisting of commercial counsellors and honorary consuls of foreign missions to Sri Lanka for a briefing on the World Export Development Forum (WEDF) 2016..........
Sri Lanka earns over Rs. 11 billion in 2015 from exports of locally manufactured boats
Sri Lanka's Minister of Fisheries and Aquatic Resources Development Mahinda Amaraweera says the locally manufactured boats currently has a high demand in the international market..........
Large Section Of Tourists Beach-Based
With a large section of Sri Lanka’s tourism being beach-based, the industry in the island nation requires pleasure sail boats and boats for sea excursions for whale/dolphin watching.........
Indira Malwatte Recieves TheWIFTS Lifetime Achievement Award
In recognition of a lifelong career, Indira Malwatte, chairperson and chief executive of the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) has been awarded TheWIFTS Foundation Lifetime Achievement Award 2016 (Business).........
World Export Development Forum creates opportunity for PPP’s
With the recent launch of the WEDF 2016 to be held in Sri Lanka in October, the EDB has taken a bold step towards creating a true sense of the word of Public, Private Partnership.........
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