To Increase production of crops with high export potential through improved agricultural productivity
To Reduce post harvest losses.
To improved quality and safety of available production
To Provide linkages between Producers and buyers
To Facilitatate imports/export and improve the ease of doing business
Agri exports: What's holding Sri Lanka back? The effects of domestic NTBs on agricultural export growth18th January 2017
Stakeholder Round table Discussion on; How reducing domestic non-tariff barriers (NTBs) could boost agricultural export competitiveness08th December 2016
35th Annual General Meeting 04th October 2016
The Lanka Fruit & Vegetable Producers, Processors and Exporters Association (LFVPPEA) was established in 1986 to create a single platform for all stakeholders involved in the Supply Chain for the Export of Fruits and Vegetables, both Fresh and Processed.
Its progress, charted over 31 active years, has been significant. The commitment and dedication of its leadership, and the active support of its membership since its inception has been exceptional, resulting in this Association being recognized as a responsible and respected Organization. Read More
Fruit and Vegetable Producers, Processors and Exporters Association has taken measures to double the export value and volume within the next two years.
Export values of fresh and processed fruits and vegetables was Rs. 685 million in 2010 which was Rs. 6.7 million in 1977.According to the statistics of the Export Development Board the export quantity of fruits and vegetables in 2006 was 23Mts and it was 57.1 Mts in 2010. This shows a 135 percent increase.
The Export value in 2006 was US $ 20 million and in 2010 it was US $ 43 million. It shows a 115 percent increase.
Proceedure to follow for the Fruit & Vegetable Exporters to avoid the checking at the air force cargo check point - Bandaranayake International Airport
06th March 2017
To the request made by the EDB to Secretary- Ministry of Defense on the issues of opening up of the boxes etc. of fresh fruits & vegetables exports at the cargo check point of the Air Port, EDB was able to obtain an appointment with Commander Air Force to discuss the matter. Accordingly a meeting was held at the Air Force Head Quarters with the Commander and other officials of Air Force and Officials of EDB.
NADeP - Promotion of Public, Private, Producer Partnerships for Value Chain Development - Request for Proposals
06th February 2017
Selection of agree business companies is based on Express of Interests. (EOI). The deadline to submit your proposals to NADeP is 28th Fabruary 2017.