Indian Commerce Minister Anand Sharma said .India will help Sri Lanka establish a special economic zone to manufacture auto components in Trincomalee.
A Joint Task Force on the SEZ would be set up, after inaugurating the India Show.
The task force would submit its report within 90 days.
The Minister also announced the setting up of a pharmaceutical manufacturing hub in Sri Lanka.
The Minister said that India and Sri Lanka would aim to double bilateral trade by 2015, which crossed the 5-billion dollar mark this year.