Organised annually by the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (SLEDB), the Presidential Export Awards (PEA), is the highest and the most prestigious award presented by the President of Sri Lanka to exporters in recognition of their outstanding contribution to the export sector and to the economic development of the country.
Initiated by the SLEDB in the year 1981, the award winners are evaluated based on their performance during the last financial year in terms of export turnover, the number of employment opportunities created, market diversification, growth rate as well as value addition.
Award winners are selected under two categories; overall and product sector-wise with 14 overall awards and 43 sectorial awards been granted in recognition of both export products and services.
Each year the award winners are presented with a prestigious PEA trophy and a certificate and enjoy the privilege to use the PEA logo’ as a marketing tool for three years.
The application form together with the guidelines for Presidential Export Awards could be obtained from the Market Development Division of SLEDB or downloaded online from our announcement section.