China, Lanka trade tops US $ 3 bn

Friday, 22 March 2013 - 12:54




The total bi-lateral trade value between Sri Lanka and China topped 3.2 billion dollars which is the highest in the history.

Sri Lanka’s exports to china have increased by 5.9% to 162 million dollars in 2012 in comparison to 2011.

China’s exports to Sri Lanka reached over 3 billion dollars in 2012.

Investments from China to Sri Lanka were likely to increase this year as against 243 million dollars recorded in 2012.