The Ambassador of Sri Lanka to Indonesia Yasoja Gunasekera had a virtual meeting with the management of the KADIN last week and requested to explore joint venture and investment opportunities in the boat and shipbuilding industry, fisheries and agricultural sectors.
She also highlighted Sri Lankan trade products that can be exported to Indonesia. The Ambassador proposed that the Embassy will organize a business forum to connect potential partners in both countries as the next step in building cooperation. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of South Sulawesi Province in Indonesia is the fourth largest city in Indonesia, Makassar and is the hub for eastern Indonesia.
The province mainly exports agricultural products such as coffee, cocoa paste, fisheries products and coconut products. Third Secretary (Commercial) Heshani Premathilaka, outlined the forthcoming virtual boat show 2021 organized by the Ministry of Trade, Export Development Board and Boat Building Technology Improvement Institute and a notice of registering foreign suppliers by Sri Lanka State Trading (General) Corporation Ltd.