Gems and Jewellery
Sri Lanka has made its mark in the international market and is known for quality gemstones and creating fine jewellery in a range of unique and exquisite designs. With this reputation, the Sri Lankan gems and jewellery industry is now geared to establish a world-class gems and jewellery hub.
Leading gems exporters and traders in Sri Lanka:
Ceramic and Porcelain
Sri Lankan porcelain upholds comparatively superior characteristics including a high level of whiteness, high translucency, high scratch resistance and high thermal shock. Sri Lanka exports a wide range of porcelain products such as tableware, glazed wall and floor tiles, and ornamental & utility ware including figurines, decorations, kitchen utensils, bathroom accessories and studio pottery.
Renowned porcelain and ceramic industries:
The pharmaceutical market is a fast growing industry in Sri Lanka and worth about Rs.50 Billion. Approximately 70% of that market share is held by the private sector while the remaining market share is held by public sector institutions.
Leading pharmaceutical companies in Sri Lanka:
Source: Sri Lanka Export Development Board, Board of Investment of Sri Lanka (BOI), Sunday Leader August 11, 2013