Germany mulls more trade opportunities with Lanka

Sunday, 12 May 2013 - 19:47


As Sri Lanka and the leading economy of the EU, Germany, mark the 60th anniversary of diplomatic relations, the Eurozone leader is looking to enhance its profile in Sri Lanka significantly.

German Ambassador to Sri Lanka, Dr. Jürgen Morhard when he paid a courtesy call on Minister of Industry and Commerce Rishad Bathiudeen said there is strong unrealised potential for trade and investment cooperation between the two countries and A top German investment delegation is scheduled to visit Colombo this October.

Germany is the leading Eurozone investor in Sri Lanka with 170 investment projects in the country.