24th Annual NCE Export Awards 2016 Most Outstanding Exporter
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Press Conference for the Annual Export Awards 2016 at an Official Event which was held on 27th July at the Hilton Colombo
The 24th annual National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (NCE) Awards ,which fetes outstanding exporters will be held on September 30, 2016 at the Hilton Colombo.
NCE awards recognize exporters who make a significant contribution to the economy while rewarding them on their achievements both in the local and international marketplace.
The event has achieved national significance over the years in view of its professionalism and high standards.
This year’s event will see the participation of over 600 comprising the business community, state officials, diplomats and other special invitees.
Special awards will also be presented to the most Value Added Exporter, the Best Brand Exporter, the Best SME Exporter, the Best Woman Exporter, the Best Exporter to Emerging Markets and so on.
Another special feature of this year’s awards ceremony is the presentation of awards to other stakeholders in the field of exports to recognize their contribution for the economic development of Sri Lanka.
The Associated Newspapers of Ceylon Limited is the print media sponsor for the NCE Awards 2016.
NCE Launches Applications for the Annual Export Awards 2016 at an Official Event which was held on 9th March at the Amethist of Hilton Colombo from 4.00pm to 7.pm.
The NCE will officially launched the issue of Applications for the re-structured Annual Export Awards ceremony scheduled to be held in September at the Hilton Colombo.
The NCE which is the only private sector Chamber which exclusively serves Sri Lankan Exporters conducts the Annual Export Awards Ceremony to recognize and reward achievements of Sri Lankan Exporters in the field of exports. The Chamber has conducted this glittering event annually over the last 24 years without a break.
The event has assumed National significance, and stature, over the years, and is the most looked forward to event in the business calendar of Sri Lanka attended by over 750 participants comprising the cream of the Business Community, State Official’s, Diplomats, and other Special Invitees. The event this year too will be held at the Ballroom of Hilton Colombo on the 30th of September.
The Awards are designed to motivate and encourage exporters to achieve higher goals in the international market place. Winning an Export Award enhances the Visibility of an export enterprise in overseas markets and enables attraction of new customers, as well as investors, and donors to have an edge over its competitors.
This year the Chamber has introduced a select number of Special Awards to recognize the contribution made by individuals and organizations, which have a direct bearing on the development of exports from Sri Lanka, in addition to the recognition as in the previous years of the export performance of Sri Lankan Exporters of Products and Services.
These changes are reflected in the structure and content of the applications related to the products and services sectors.
During the event the Chamber will outline the value of the Export Awards to Sri Lankan exporters in terms of their benefits to develop business and exports, along with the important aspects related to the structure, and information requested in the applications, as well as other benefits that will accrue to applicants.
Some of the outstanding Award Winners in the previous winners will address the participants at the official launch highlighting the manner in which winning an Award has enabled the future development of their enterprises.
Participants at the Event, particularly prospective Applicants for Awards will have the opportunity to clarify any issues related to the Awards program, and the Applications process, from the officials of the Chamber, at a panel discussion that will follow the official launch.