Exporters Association of Sri Lanka

No: 50, Nawam Mawatha, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka.
Tel : (+94 11) 2421745 - 7 Fax : (+94 11) 2437477

Doing Business with China FTA and Beyond

Organized by Verité Reserch in partnership with the Exporters' Association of Sri Lanka

Date Wednesday 26th November 2014
Time 2.00p.m. to 5.30p.m.Skip to main content
Venue Golden Pond, Taj Samudra Colombo

1.30pm - 2.00pm


2.00pm - 2.10pm

Opening Remarks by

Mr. Mangala P. B. Yapa,
Secretray General & CEO,
The Ceylon Chamber of Commerce

2.10pm - 3.00pm

Expert Presentation by

Ms. Subhashini Abeysinghe
Head of Economic Research,
Verité Research Pvt. Ltd

3.00pm - 3.15pm


3.15pm - 4.00pm

Session Chair

Dr. Nishan De Mel,
Executive Director,
Verité Research Pvt. Ltd


Export Sector

Mr. Anushka Wijesinha - Research Economist, Institute of Policy Studies

Mr. Deshal De Mel - Senior Economist/Strategic Business Development, Hayleys Plc

Apparel & Textile Sector

Mr. Yohan Lawrence, Chairman, Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters' Association

Tea Sector

Mr. Niraj De Mel - Former Secretary General, Tea Exporters' Association

4.00pm - 5.15pm

Panel Discussion

Panelists: Speakers plus

Mr. P D Fernando
Former Director General,
Department of Commerce


Closing Remarks

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