Colombo, July 10 (newsin.asia): TheTamil Nadu Global Food Expo and Summit 2018 organized a road show in Colombo at Hotel Galadari on 5th July 2018 with the support of High Commission of India in Sri Lanka.
The road show focused on strengthening bilateral trade relations between the India and Sri Lanka in the food sector with a view to promoting the participation of Sri Lankan companies from the food, agro-products and related sectors in the Vibrant Tamil Nadu Global Food Expo and Summit 2018 which will be held at Madurai in Tamil Nadu from August 12 to 15.
The road show was hosted by Neha Singh, Deputy Head, Economic & Commercial Wing of High Commission of India, Colombo and Chathuri Ranasinghe, Chairperson, Women Chamber of Commerce, Mr. S.W. Alahakoon, President, Sri Lanka Food Processors Association and representatives of Sri Lanka Tea Board.
Around 45 Sri Lanka officials and representatives of companies from the food, agro-products and related sectors attended the road show.
Presentations were made to highlight the opportunities offered for various stakeholders in the agro-food, agri-business and related sectors of Sri Lanka to learn more about latest technological developments and innovations in agriculture, food and beverage sector, food processing, packaging, logistics, cold chain, cold storage and warehousing.
The facilities being offered by the organisers for the participants, including exhibition visits, business-to-business meetings, factory visits, networking, sight-seeing etc. were also highlighted.
Vibrant Tamil Nadu Global Food Expo & Summit is organised by Tamil Nadu Chamber Foundation, TN chamber of commerce, EPC, YES, Grain Yard, Global Network & FICCI.
Complimentary accommodation for three nights is being offered to Sri Lankan companies. Those who are interested in participation may visit www.vibranttamilnadu.com for further information and registration.
(The featured image at the top shows a session in the Vibrant Tamil Nadu 2018 road show)