Electronic/Electrical Sector Business Delegation to Visit Chennai & Bangalore 22nd – 27th August 2016

Sri Lanka Export Development Board, Ministry of Development Strategies and International Trade Invite application for take part Electronic/Electrical Sector Business Delegation to Visit Chennai & Bangalore 22nd – 27th August 2016.

Electronics manufacturing is a growing industry in South India. Chennai has emerged as an Electronic Manufacturing Services (EMS) Hub of India. Products manufactured include circuit boards, automobile accessories, cellular phones, consumer electronics, PCs and related components, and digital equipment etc.

The EDB proposes to organize a business matchmaking programme with Indian Electronic Companies/ Associations/ Government Institutions in collaboration with the Deputy High Commission of Sri Lanka in Chennai to explore the opportunities in the electronic/electrical sector market in South India from 22nd to 27th August 2016.Target participants will be from the Electronic Sector exporters and prospective exporters in Sri Lanka.

Cost of Participation
The EDB would meet the cost of organizing the business matchmaking programme and part of internal traveling cost within India. Personal costs such as air fare, accommodation, and part of internal traveling cost will have to be borne by the participating companies.

Application & Selection

Applications should be made in the prescribed form available at the 8th Floor, Export Services Division, EDB. Applications could also be downloaded from the website: www.srilankabusiness.com (under the section “Announcements”). Short listed applicants will be interviewed by a selection committee.

Duly completed application forms should be sent by hand, by e-mail, or by registered post to reach the Director/Export Services, EDB, before 08th July 2016.
For further details, please contact Mr. Akila / Ms. Vajira – Export Services Division, EDB on 011 2300705-11 ext. 283 & 284, mobile:0716855188 or Email: akiladishan@edb.gov.lk for more details see below imageexport de

ElectronicElectrical Sector Business Delegation to Visit Chennai & Bangalore 22nd - 27th August 2016
ElectronicElectrical Sector Business Delegation to Visit Chennai & Bangalore 22nd – 27th August 2016

Start your own business of Import & Export with Indian Enterprises – India Sourcing Fair 2015

Indian High Commission in Sri Lanka and Indian Trade Promotion Organisation have organized a Business to Business meeting point at India Sourcing Fair 2015 at SLECC, Colombo Sri Lanka.

This is a very good opportunity for entrepreneurs from both countries to start up and expand their business with Indian and Sri Lankan territory. Especially India is the main country supplies many goods and service imports to srilanka under SAFTA agreement and SAPTA agreement. Therefore these agreements would help many businesses to expand their sales and marketing between India and Sri Lanka at considerable tax relief environment.

Therefore make use this is a good opportunity to meet entrepreneurs from range of industries such as

  • Engineering
  • Automotives
  • Construction Agriculture
  • Information Technology
  • Chemicals & Pharmaceuticals
  • Ayurveda Medicine & Herbal
  • Acupuncture & Healthcare
  • Astrology
  • Electronic
  • Plastic, Rubber & Leather
  • Hotel & Hospitality
  • Cosmetics
  • Textile
  • Jewellery
  • Handicrafts
  • Food & Beverage
  • Banking Services
  • Packaging & Printing
  • Tourism
  • Sports goods

Date:     8th to 12th December 2015

Time:     10.00 Am to 7.00 Pm

Venue: SLECC

Fee:       Entrance Free
For more details see below image or contact to Organizing committee on 077 347 0808 / 077 720 3210

Start your own business of Import & Export with Indian Enterprises – India Sourcing Fair 2015
Start your own business of Import & Export with Indian Enterprises – India Sourcing Fair 2015

Know your Rules and Regulations as an Exporters Located in Western Province

Being an Exporter of Goods in the Western Province, you should know rules and regulations and further knowledge in business. The Industrial Development Authority (Western Province) offers you wide range of service for you to carry out your business successfully with well ground knowledge.

  • Primary instructions with regard to export procedure
  • Proper packaging methods
  • Instructions on marketing and modern international marketing techniques
  • Banking matters relating to export procedure
  • Import and Export methods
  • Technological development
  • In order to participate in our workshops concerning primary export matters including development of employee’s productivity,

Please send us an application with details of your business.

Industrial Development Authority (Western Province), No. 4A, 1/1, Soratha Mawatha, Gangodawila, Nugegoda.

For more details contact Industrial Development Authority (Western Province) on 011-551 5570 or see below image

Know your Rules and Regulations as an Exporters Located in Western Province
Know your Rules and Regulations as an Exporters Located in Western Province

Srilanka Start Exporting King Coconuts and Self-sufficient in Coconut Production

Srilanka have commenced to export king coconut. Around 700,000 king coconuts have been exported during the first six months of this year. It is a 276 percent improvement in king coconut exporting.

And Sri Lanka has never imported coconuts since 2010 as the coconut industry achieved a huge progress with the establishment of the Coconut Development and Janatha Estate Development Ministry, Minister Jagath Pushpakumara said.

The new export venture will boost srilankan foreign income earning and will give a good foreign export exposure to the local king coconut manufacturer.

Investment forum on Myanmar in Sri Lanka on 12th June 2014

Discover the enormous potential of Myanmar businesses, Investment forum on Myanmar in Sri Lanka (IFMSL 2014)

  • Invited speeches from government officials and industry experts
  • Panel discussion to ask your questions
  • One on one meetings
  • Network session with experts
  • Dinner reception

 

Limited seats only Rs. 15,000/-per head

Rs. 12,000/- for ICC Members

(Special discount for groups over 4)

 

Date:     12th June 2014

Venue: Hotel Colombo Hilton

Time: 4 pm

 

Register your details today at : www.ifmsl.com

  • Prof. Sadar Oo   – Director general, Central Bank of Myanmar
  • Dr. Thura U Thaung Nyun – Joint Secretary of Myanmar Investment Commission Deputy Minister (Retd) Ministry of Rain Transportatioi
  • Dr. Malar Myo Nyunt     – Deputy Director, Directorate of Investments and Company Administration
  • Mr. U Win Aung                – Chairman of Union of Myanmar Federation of Chamber of Commerce and Industry
  • Mr. Usami Utaka              – CEO Adam-i Consulting, CPA/Investment Advisor
  • Prof. Jay Rajasekera – Vice President Adam-i Consulting, Professor IT Strategy

For more details contact Hemakumara – 0777 268869, Shanaka – 0773 018555

Investment forum on Myanmar in Sri Lanka on 12th June 2014
Investment forum on Myanmar in Sri Lanka on 12th June 2014

Are you doing Business with Malaysia Join Sri Lanka – Malaysia Business Council Today

We promote and facilitate business links between Sri Lanka and Malaysia under the aegies of the Ceylon Chamber of Commerce. The Sri Lanka – Malaysia Business Council is Promote trade, tourism services and joint ventures between Sri Lanka and Malaysia.

We serve as a recognised representative of business sector interests in Sri Lanka in matters concerning business relationships with Malaysia

Benefits to be member of Sri Lanka – Malaysia Business Council

  • Facilitate business matchmaking
  • Organise business promotion missions
  • Organise Trade fairs
  • Recognition to the contribution made towards the growth of Sri Lanka’s economy and the best entrepreneur at the Annual Business Awards

Membership is open to individuals, partnerships, companies, state owned enterprises or other organisations engaged in trade, tourism or services or engaged in joint ventures with Malaysia.

Contact us for further details

Sri Lanka – Malaysia Business Council; The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce

No. 50, Navam Mawatha, Colombo 02

Call on +94 114717185, 5588875, 2421745-7 or see below image

Are you doing Business with Malaysia Join Sri Lanka - Malaysia Business Council Today
Are you doing Business with Malaysia Join Sri Lanka – Malaysia Business Council Today

Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair – 27-30 April 2014 at HKCEC

The HKTDC invites applications from Srilankan Gifts & Premium enterprises to participate on upcoming Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair on 27th to 30th April 2014 at Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre.

The events with a highlights of

  • More than 4,100 quality exhibitors from 37 countries and regions
  • Hot products at theme zones: iAccessories, Hall of Fine Designs, World of Gifts Ideas, Travel Souvenirs and Green Gifts
  • Flexible sourcing at the Small-Order Zone: a fine selection of products in quantities from 5 to 1,000 pieces
  • Held alongside the Hong Kong International Printing & Packaging Fair, at Asia World-Expo

For more details visit www.hktdc.com/ex/hkgiftspremiumfair/53

Travel incentives for first-time buyers – please contact the HKTDC office at: Tel: (852) 2584 4333, or email exhibitions@hktdc.org

Act now for FREE admission!

For trade visitors, register now for your FREE admission badge through one of the following channels:

Mobile Info Site – visit www.hktdc.com/wap/gifts/T119

Smartphone Info Site – download HKTDC Mobile at IPhone App Store, BlackBerry App World or Google Play;

Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair - 27-30 April 2014 at HKCEC
Hong Kong Gifts & Premium Fair – 27-30 April 2014 at HKCEC

Export Quality Furniture for sale in Sri Lanka

Woodman Lanka (Pvt) Ltd is a leading manufacturer and exporter of wooden furniture in Sri Lanka. Woodman Lanka operates two production facilities, one dedicated to the manufacture of High End Re Production Furniture in Luxury Class Timbers such as Mahogany, Teak, Beech, etc… and the other for Contemporary furniture, which is mainly turned out using Treated Rubber Wood and other Tropical Woods

Export Excesses for sale. Open on Sundays till 2.00 p.m. Prices from Rs. 15,000.00 upwards

For more information visit Showroom Address: No. 191, Galle Road, Mount Lavinia. Email: info@woodman.lk Phone: 2719636 / 0718734625 / 0727681782 Fax: 2719637

Or see below image

Export Quality Furniture for sale in Sri Lanka
Export Quality Furniture for sale in Sri Lanka

Programme For Supply Development of Foliage under Protected Agriculture Systems (Net Houses) For Export – Hambantota by Sri Lanka Export Development Board

The Sri Lanka Export Development Board (SLEDB) is making arrangements to implement the above programme targeting the farmers growing decorative foliage under Protected Agriculture Systems (Net Houses) for export in the Hambantota District.

Objectives

  • To popularize the cultivation of export oriented foliage varieties in the region
  • To establish steady marketing network between exporters and out growers
  • To develop a consolidated quality supply base
  • Inculcate good cultivation practices among the out growers

For Whom

Existing / potential farmers in the Hambantota District who wish to grow decorative foliage for export.

Assistance

Assistance will be provided on cost sharing basis to meet 40% of the cost for the following items considered for reimbursement up to a maximum of Rs. 210,000/-

Other Assistance

  • Construction of Net House
  • Irrigation equipment
  • Planting materials
  • Technical workshops / awareness
  • Cultivation guidance
  • Linkages with exporters

Selection Procedure

Suitable farmers for the Programme will be selected by an Evaluation Panel appointed by the SLEDB and followed by field inspection.

Application Procedure

Prescribed application forms are available at the Hambantota Special Branch Office (SLEDB) or application could be downloaded from the SLEDB official web site www.srilankabusiness.com (under the section of Events & Announcements).

Duly completed application forms should be sent under registered post to reach the Assistant Director, Hambantota Special Branch Office, Sri Lanka Export Development Board,2nd floor,Magam Ruhunupura Administrative Complex, Siribopura, Hambantota on or before 09,h December, 2013.

 

For further information please contact Assistant Director, Mr. Dissanayaka or Mr. Susantha on Tel: 047 – 2256165 Tel/Fax: 047-2256166 E-mail: hsbo@edb.tradenetsl.lk

Or see below image for more information

Programme For Supply Development of Foliage under Protected Agriculture Systems (Net Houses) For Export – Hambantota by Sri Lanka Export Development Board
Programme For Supply Development of Foliage under Protected Agriculture Systems (Net Houses) For Export – Hambantota by Sri Lanka Export Development Board

IPM ESSEN 2014 – The World’s Leading Trade Fair for Horticulture Essen, Germany from 28th to 31st January 2014

Coconut development authority takes the initiative to facilitate the participation of Sri Lankan manufacturers and exporters of coconut based products such as coir fiber pots & poles, coir fiber pith & bricks, grow bags, coir geo- textiles, coir twine & yarn and related Products at the IPM ESSEN 2014

ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA

  1. Applicants should be registered with the COCONUT DEVELOPMENT AUTHORITY as EXPORTERS or MANUFACTURERS for the year 2013.
  2. Applicants should be able to exhibit suitable, exportable, products of good quality manufactured in SRI LANKA.
  3. Possession of current & future exporting capabilities.
  4. Branded & Innovative products will have a distinct advantage.
  5. Small & Medium scale enterprises will be given preference. Large enterprises may be considered under special conditions.
  6. Not more than five (5) enterprises will be selected.

 

BENEFITS TO THE SELECTED CANDIDATES

  • To be a part of the Sri Lankan Delegation to participate at the above exhibition
  • Free space in the CDA stall to Exhibit and promote their products. Other expenses should be borne by the selected applicants.

Selection will be made through an interview. Selected candidates are required to sign an Agreement with the Coconut Development Authority and submit a Financial Bond/Guarantee valid until return to Sri Lanka after the completion of the Exhibition.

Interested parties which satisfy the above criteria should forward duly completed applications (obtained from the address given below or downloaded from the CDA website-www.cda.lk) under registered cover (indicate “IPM ESSEN 2014” on the top left corner of the envelop) before 05th December 2013 to;

Chairman

Coconut Development Authority

54, Nawala Road, Narahenpita, Colombo 5.

Tel : 011 2502502 – 4 Website : www.cda.lk

Or see below image for more information

IPM ESSEN 2014 - The World’s Leading Trade Fair for Horticulture Essen, Germany from 28th to 31st January 2014
IPM ESSEN 2014 – The World’s Leading Trade Fair for Horticulture Essen, Germany from 28th to 31st January 2014

Reflection of Sri Lanka International Exhibition on Trade, Tourism & Investment on 13th to 17th November 2013

The Organising Committee of the CHOGM arrange the Reflection of Sri Lanka International Exhibition on Trade, Tourism & Investment on 13th to 17th November 2013.

Venue: Japan Sri Lanka Friendship Road, Battaramulla

Dates:   13th to 17th November 2013

The International exhibition with supports of Sri Lankan products of international standard,Foreign machinery & technology providers, Developments in the tourism industry, Investment opportunities and Innovative architectural designs & many more.

For more information see below image

Reflection of Sri Lanka International Exhibition on Trade, Tourism & Investment on 13th to 17th November 2013
Reflection of Sri Lanka International Exhibition on Trade, Tourism & Investment on 13th to 17th November 2013

Hambantota Port Operation is Delay due to lack of Trained Staffs

From the day of  declaration of the Hambantota Port as a free port, there is an heavy inflow of ships carrying vehicles into the Port, but due to the lack of trained operational staff it have been delay in unloading and loading operations.

From the January to September this year a total of 37,537 vehicles from India, Japan and the Gulf States were unloaded at the port for transhipment and they are re-exported to Europe, Africa and Australia.

19,000 units for the local market too arrived at the Hambantota Port to date this year, but the operations of Loading and Unloading is delay due to the lack of Trained Personal.

The proper training would be adding values to the Port Authority to develop their Businesses and improve the Operations in Colombo & Hambantota toward Economic benefits to the country

Nalaka Mills Exports Paper to India

Making a new chapter in the Sri Lankan paper manufacturing industry, Sri Lanka owned Nalaka paper mills in Horana will export its first shipment of Kraft Liner and Test Liner to India.

This will be first occasion that a Sri Lankan company is exporting paper based products to foreign country especially in South Asian region.

Nalaka Paper Mill stated that they are specialized in manufacturing coated duplex board uncoated board Manila board Bristol board, file cover chip board cover board cover paper w/b box board.

All the products of Nalaka Paper mills are manufactured of local paper waste. And Nalaka paper Mills started its commercial operation this January as Board of Investment Project and has invested Rs.300 million for the factory.

Seminar on New Trade Regulations Imposed by Pakistan & UAE on Plastic Packaging and Other Plastic Articles

Sri Lanka Expo development Board organize an seminar on new trade regulations imposed by Pakistan & UAE on plastic packaging and other plastic articles. The demand for eco-friendly products / packing material is rapidly increasing the global rate. Restriction and Ban of production which are known to be environmental hazardous are already established by many countries. The export development board is organizing the above seminar and wishes to invite the Sri Lankan Export and related industries to participate this programme.

Objectives are to create awareness of new regulations and its impact on Sri Lankan exports and other relevant government institution, to make exportersready to use and adopt new technology on Oxo-bio degradable plastic in export rate.

The Programme suits for the Managers and Decision Makers in Pakistan and UAE, Packing manufacturers and suppliers in Sri Lanka, officers in relevant government institution.

The workshop organized on Tuesday 10th september2013 from 9.00am-2.30pm.auditorium NDB-EDB tower,NawamMawatha, Colombo-02. And the workshop will be on English medium. The workshop will be Absolutely free entrance for exporters and limited to 75 seats.

Submit application dolawatta@edb.gov.lk before 6th September 2013.or fax0112300724.

More information contact Export Development Board on 0112302072, 9714447393

Or see below image

Seminar on New Trade Regulations Imposed by Pakistan & UAE on Plastic Packaging and Other Plastic Articles
Seminar on New Trade Regulations Imposed by Pakistan & UAE on Plastic Packaging and Other Plastic Articles

Apparel Industry Export Market for Russia

Penetrate the Russian Apparel Market Exhibit at 42nd Fashion Industry International Exhibition St. Petersburg – Russia, EDB invites manufacturers cum exporters of Apparel to participate at the Fashion Industry International Exhibition 2013 10 – 13 October 2013 St. Petersburg, Russia.

The fashion industry international exhibition held twice each year for over twenty years in St. Petersburg is a platform to create best conditions for B2B meetings between clothing manufactures as well as fashion exporters, distributors, importers and retailers. The trade fair is a perfect place to establish new business contacts with buyers and to conclude long term business contacts. On show will be the latest international trends in all kinds of women swear, menswear, children swear, knitwear, leisurewear, swim and beachwear.

Sri Lankan manufacturers cum exporters of apparel are invited to exhibit their products at the above event. The applicants will be selected by an interview. The EDB may consider assistance towards the stall for the selected companies. The cost of airfare, hotel accommodation and internal transport etc. will have to be borne by the exhibitors.

 

Applications

Application should be made on the form available at the Market Development Division (8m floor), EDB. The form is also available on web site www.srilankabusiness.com under “events and announcements”. Duly filled application forms should reach the Director / Market Development, EDB before 24th July 2013.

For further details please contact Mrs. Malkanthi Welikala Tel: 2300722,2300705 -11 Ext. 264, Fax: 2305212 or email: mal@edb.gov.lk.

See below image for more information

 

Apparel Industry Export Market for Russia
Apparel Industry Export Market for Russia

Export Garments for Sale in Sri Lanka

The Marino Fashion announces the special clearance sale of Export Quality garments in Colombo, Srilanka.

Buy Ladies dresses, Kids wear, Gents wear with export quality at low price in Srilanka, for more information contact Marino Fashions on Contact No: 0779420892

Export Garments for Sale in Sri Lanka
Export Garments for Sale in Sri Lanka