Find in the National Chamber of Exporters.
The NCE is the only private sector Chamber which exclusively serves Sri Lankan Exporters and is the ‘Voice of the Exporter’. Incorporated in 1994 The Chamber has a membership of over 450 export oriented companies covering all products & most services sectors, as well as service providers to exporters.
To Create a dynamic Export Sector that will help Sri Lanka meet its Socio-Economic challenges with emphasis on employment generation, and foreign exchange earnings in achieving total Economic Independence
Our Main Objectives
To promote and protect trade, commerce, and industries of Member Exporters of Sri Lanka, Serves as a Forum to discuss export related subjects, and make policy recommendations to state policy making authorities, Make representations to the relevant state authorities regarding operational issues of member exporters in particular, and the exporter community in general, Assist direct and indirect exporters to become internationally competitive, To promote cooperation among members of the Chamber for their common good, To complement the efforts and programmes of the Government, and the relevant state Organizations, to accelerate the development of the Export sector as a priority to achieve National Economic Development targets.
Our Main Services
GSP+ new opportunity for Sri Lanka to expand export basket – Dr Mohammed (Daily News 19.07.2017)
S’pore-SL FTA to be signed before Dec. (Daily FT 19.07.2017)
SL Customs’ new online payment platform goes live tomorrow (Daily Mirror 19.07.2017)
Sri Lanka needs to reinvent governance model, improve execution capabilities: MTI (Daily Mirror 19.07.2017)
President removes BOI Chairman and Board (Daily FT 14.07.2017)
Sri Lanka Economic Summit 2017’ to discuss ‘Transforming the Economy through Technology’ (Daily News 13.07.2017)
Sri Lanka exports to rise after regaining GSP+ status: Oxford Biz Group (Daily FT 12.07.2017)
NCE leads delegation of exporters to NE to establish business linkages, promote Annual Export Awards (Daily FT 10.07.2017)
Way forward for shipping (Daily FT)
99X Technology becomes first-ever Sri Lankan IT company to enter GPTW Hall of Fame (Daily FT)
Digitally Certified Certificates of Origin Issuance System
The NCE has introduced a fully and semi authenticated system which will issue digitally signed country of origin documents (COs), which will speed up the process and greatly reduce the time taken to manually process COs. The new procedure will also mean that the number times that an exporter has to visit the Chamber will be only once.
The Online service is useful to those who require a number of COs at a time without delays. The service is provided;On a semi-automated basis where application could be made online and processed documents collected manually, A customized fully automated service where both submission and issue and receive of documents is online
National Chamber of Exporters
is a designated Chamber of the State Authorities to issue CO’s and related documents. The service is provided both manually & online.
Trade Promotion Events
NCE Participates in overseas Trade Fairs, Exhibitions, Buyer-Seller meetings, and Contact Promotion Programs to gain market access for Sri Lankan products
Foreign Trade Representative Service
Members can link up with FTR’s of the Chamber in selected overseas markets to promote products & services, and clinch export orders.
Business contact information, email, and website hotlinks through the NCE Website.
Receive Trade Inquiries of prospective buyers, Rules and Regulations related to exports, through the quarterly published NCE Exporter Magazine, Chamber emails, newsletters, articles etc.,
Trade Workshops & Seminars
NCE organizes these events for members, to faciliate business, and as a tool for networking.
- Survey on Shortage of Skills in Export Oriented Enterprises
- Fruit and Vegetable Exporters – Regarding availability of Products from the Northern Province
- Entrepot Traders” Forum on 12th July 2017 from 3-6 pm at Sri Lanka Export Development Board
- UAE bans import of vegetables, fruits from select countriesE bans import of vegetables, fruits from select countries
- Trade Inquiry – Looking for “Plastic Robots” & “Dolls” OEM & ODM Manufacturers in Sri Lanka
- NCE Delegation to Hotel Asia Exhibitions & International Culinary Challenge
- Canada – Sri Lanka Business Forum and B2B Meeting Programme.
- Members to be aware on increased DO Fees by some service providers…