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The Sri Lanka Export Development Board, usually known as EDB, is Sri Lanka's apex organization for the promotion and development of exports and was established in 1979 under the Sri Lanka Export Development Act No. 40.

EDB is the executive arm of the Export Development Council of Ministers, which is the policy-making body of the EDB. It is headed by H.E. the President of Sri Lanka


To be the most sought after destination for global sourcing in identified product sectors.


To be the nation's leading catalyst organization for the development and promotion of products and service for exports, to enhance global competitiveness, maximize export earnings and achieve national economic goals.

About Us