Since Sri Lanka is expected to enter into a Free Trade Agreement with China, Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Association organized a seminar at Hilton Colombo Residence on the 5th of August 2014 for the Apparel Exporters of Sri Lanka. The aim was to enhance the knowledge and quality awareness on supervisory regulations and mandatory testing requirement of textile & apparel market of China.
"The Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB) together with the Joint Apparel Association Forum(JAAF) and the Sri Lanka Embassy in Brazil will be organizing the first ever Market Promotion programme in Sao Paulo, Brazil in September 2014 for the Sri Lankan Apparel exporters. The objective of this programme is to explore market opportunities and establish direct contacts with prospective buyers in Brazil.
Future’ leaders of Sri Lanka’s apparel industry are to draft plans on working towards new goals and new targets for 2020 as part of a committee established to take the industry forward.
The apparel industry in Sri Lanka grew over a period of time since its inception post-1977 and now the industry has taken the task of handing over the baton to its future leaders to draft their future course with a new strategic plan.
Journal & Directory of the Sri Lanka Apparel Exporters Association, containing valuable information with regard to the apparel industry.
Issue No. 88