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‘Only 4% of Ceylon Tea brewed locally’-EDB
A whopping 96% of Pure Ceylon Tea production volumes leave Sri Lanka to serve eager global buyers while only 4% of it is brewed locally.........
Over 10,000 buyers expected at Facets 2015
Sri Lanka’s largest gem and jewellery Facets 2015 will pave the way for local gem and jewellery dealers to showcase their products for international markets.........
‘Well documented scientific evidence vital for Ayurveda industry boom’: Rajitha
Minister of Health and Indigenous Medicine, Rajitha Senaratne, stressed the need for proper documentation and scientific evidence to exist within the practice of native alternative medicine in order for it to be shipped to international markets. ........
Sri Lanka joins China's Asian Infrastructure Investment Bank
Just as Sri Lanka vies for China’s booming export market, imports from China-and Sri Lanka is an ‘important location’ in China’s strategic Silk Road Economic Belt project and China’s new “World Bank”, as revealed by Xiong Yan (Director-Yunnan Daily Press Group International Communication Center) on 02 July in Colombo........
Sri Lanka’s ’15 Kunming take surpasses $2M
Sri Lankan biz, facilitated by EDB strongly raged at the recent Kunming international fair in China notching initial an income surpassing $2 Mn........
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