At EDB, we regularly update our announcements page with our tenders, training programs, trade shows and fairs, important notifications, vacancies and what not targeting Sri Lankan exporters, foreign buyers and anyone else who’s interested in these matters.
Latest Announcement and services for exporters under the current outbreak of COVID-19 23 March 2020
It has been observed that, due to this tense situation of COVID- 19 Outbreak, exporters face numerous issues in processing their committed / urgent shipments. Considering the importance of keeping the export process active, the Export Development Board's Help Desk is now functioning to facilitate you to help resolving your urgent issues. If you face such urgent issues, please contact following officials of the EDB and submit your issues to the HelpDesk email.
Notice to all Organic Certification / Inspection Bodies operating in Sri Lanka 13 February 2020
All local organic Certification/Inspections bodies operating in Sri Lanka are hereby requested to obtain accreditation from Sri Lanka Accreditation Board (SLAB) as per ISO 17065:2012 and register with National Organic Control Unit (NOCU) under EDB before the deadline indicated below. The relevant applications for accreditation could be collected from the Sri Lanka Accreditation Board, No. 104 A, Kitulwatte Road, Borella or downloaded from the SLAB website www.slab.lk
Invitation for Cinnamon Stakeholders for Ceylon Cinnamon Geographical Indication Association (CCGIA) 04 July 2018
Industry stakeholders to obtain Geographical Indication (GI) for “Ceylon cinnamon" in the European Union (EU) covering five districts, namely, Galle, Matara, Kaluthara, Rathnapura and Hambanthota. We wish to extend a cordial invitation to cinnamon industry stakeholders including growers, manufacturers, traders and exporters in Galle, Matara, Kaluthara, Rathnapura and Hambanthota districts and cinnamon products originated from said districts to register with the GI Association and actively participate in the establishment & implementation of the Ceylon Cinnamon GI Association.
Invitation to Become an Exhibitor at the Trade Show - Tyre Cologne 2020 31 December 2019
EDB in collaboration with the Sri Lanka Embassy in Germany and the Delegation of German Industry and Commerce in Sri Lanka proposes to organize Sri Lanka’s Participation of Sri Lankan Tyre Manufacturers/exporters at the “Tyre Cologne 2020” in Cologne, Germany from 9th to 12th June 2020.