Lanka attracts $ 870 m in FDI
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Sri Lanka has received 870 million dollars in Foreign Direct Investment during the first nine months of 2013, through 55 projects which have launched commercial operations in the country.

The BOI sources said that this is a 41 percent increase over the corresponding period of the past year.

A majority of the investments have come into the manufacturing sector amounting to 31 percent of the total FDIs received.

China ranks as the single biggest investor bringing in 24 percent of the total investments.