SL to participate in 2023 Global Maritime Summit to be held in Mumbai
Ports, Shipping and Aviation Minister Nimal Siripala de Silva said that Sri Lanka will participate in the 2023 Global Maritime Summit, which will be held in Mumbai, India, from October 17 to 19.
The Minister emphasized this during a conference organised by the High Commission of India in Sri Lanka to inform the Sri Lankan business community and stakeholders engaged in the Naval and maritime sector about the ‘2023 Global Maritime Summit’ at the Taj Samudra Hotel in Colombo last Saturday (23).
Minister de Silva also said that the 2023 Global Maritime Summit, which will be held in Mumbai, India next October, is the best opportunity to resolve the issues affecting Sri Lanka in the global maritime and maritime sector. The Sri Lankan Government also thanked the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and the Government of India as the Minister-in-Charge for this opportunity.
The Minister said that as a country located in the Indian Ocean, Sri Lanka is showing successful progress in the field of merchant shipping and that special security measures should be implemented for the ships that use the Indian Ocean region, for which Sri Lanka will take steps to submit a series of proposals to the conference.
Indian High Commissioner to Sri Lanka Gopal Baglay also expressed his views at the event and India’s Ports, Shipping and Waterways Ministry Secretary T. K. Ramachandran and others spoke about the ‘2023 Global Maritime Summit’ through Zoom technology.
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