Sunday, 13 April 2014 - 7:09
Lanka becomes world's third largest ornamental fish exporter
Sri Lanka was the world’s third biggest ornamental fish exporter after Thailand and Vietnam.
Its aquarium fish exports are estimated at 1’212 million in 2013," and the country’s ornamental fish exports continued to develop significantly from year to year.
The value of ornamental fish exports in 2012 stood at 750 million rupees, and it had increased to 1,212 million last year.
The major export markets, for our aquarium fish were Japan, the US, the UK, Germany and France.