Trade Fairs in Sri Lanka


Thursday the 28th March to Saturday 30th March, 2012


The Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka in Rome is pleased to announce that the government of Sri Lanka will be holding “SRI LANKA EXPO 2012 – the mega export exhibition for international buyers” in Colombo from 28th to 30th March 2012 to showcase Sri Lanka's new export capabilities to the international buyers.


The Objectives of the event are:

  • Promote Sri Lanka’s trade, investment and tourism

  • Reposition Sri Lanka as a lucrative business, investment  & tourism destination in Asia

  • Instill buyer confidence in Sri Lanka’s quality products & services

  • Achieve the national target of US$ 15 billion exports by year 2015


The Main Highlights are:

A unique combination of an exhibition, a symposium, business meetings, industry visits, networking sessions and other corporate events.

The products that will be on Display:

Over 300 manufacturing exporters will showcase the widest array of goods and services ranging from Ceylon Tea to Ethical Garments and Gems to Business Process Outsourcing, all in one unique destination – the Hub of Asia – Sri Lanka.

Our impressive spectrum of products includes: Apparel, Tea, Rubber, Gems & Jewellery, ICT/BPO, Food & Beverages, Spices, Fish & Fishery Products, Ceramics & Porcelain, Fruits & Vegetables, Floriculture, Ornamental Fish, Coconut & Coir Products, Electrical & Electronic Products, Printing & Stationery, Boat Building, Plastic Products, Footwear & Leather Products, Giftware, Toys & Lifestyle Products, and Handloom Products.

Sri Lanka – The Hub of Asia welcomes you with open arms:


Sri Lanka is the land of immense promise and is now celebrating an era of great economic flourish. A country renowned for its hospitality greets you the moment you arrive on its fair shores with breathtaking scenery and lively spirit- the potential is undeniable. We believe you will leave our little island having sampled all the delights it has to offer and paving the way for long lasting business relationship.

The future is about connection and partnership. At Sri Lanka Expo 2012, we guarantee that you will find a network as ready to facilitate as you are to prosper. All interested visitors are kindly requested to attend the above event and witness the strengths of Sri Lanka’s export sector and its aim to build Sri Lanka as a viable and reliable supply source for foreign buyers around the world.


A soft copy of the promotional flyer of this event is given below. Please log on to for the updated programme and online registrations for accommodation, symposiums, business meetings etc.  Please register early to be entitled for benefits being offered.

For Further details, please contact:


The Embassy of Sri Lanka in Rome will be organizing few business delegations from Italy to Sri Lanka, which will be led by H. E. Asitha Perera, Ambassador – Designate for Sri Lanka in Italy during the period from 19th – 30th March 2012.

Contact Details: Tel: 00 39 06 8554579 (direct) and mobile – 00 39 380 156 9512 (English)


Mrs. Gothami Indikadahena, Minister (Commercial),  Embassy of the Democratic Socialist Republic of Sri Lanka, Via Adige No.2, 00198 Rome, Italy; Tel: (00 39 06) 8554560 / 8840801 Ex: 105;

Fax: (00 39 06) 84241670 ; E-mail:


Sri Lanka Export Development Board, No.42,  Navam Mawatha, Colombo 02; Sri Lanka. Tel:  +94 11 2300722; Fax:  +94 11 2300715; Email:; Website:

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