Lanka
Fruit & Vegetable Producers, Processors and Exporters Association

OUR MISSION

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

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Seminar - Farm to Export 5 - 2018

Seminar - Farm to Export 5 - 2018

Seminar - Farm to Export 5 - 2018

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UPDATED ON 19th May 2020

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.

 

38th Annual General Meeting - Dutch Association to source fruit and vegetable produce

23th December 2019

Dutch Ambassador to Sri Lanka and the Maldives, Tanja Gonggrijp said that following a visit by Sri Lankan horticulturalists there were plans to create more formal linkages between the two nations.
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38th Annual General Meeting - Agri industry urges govt. to remove bottlenecks to boost exports

23th December 2019

While importing the best available seed, how do we enable innovation and development of our own varieties? Our laws do not protect property rights in relation to planting material. This is disincentive for companies to invest into research and development of new varieties. Further, it prevents the latest patented varieties of seed from being imported to Sri Lanka as they have little protection under our laws, Lanka Fruit and Vegetable Producers, Processors and Exporters Association (LFVPPEA) Incoming President Suresh Ellawala pointed out.
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LFVPPEA opens up opportunities for value addition of fruits and vegetables.

07th March 2019

The findings of a feasibility study for value addition and strategic plan for LFVPPEA is presented to stakeholders at Renuka Hotel in Colombo on 26 February. More than 40 stakeholders from private and public sectors, development partners, buyers, international experts gather together to discuss the findings and create opportunities for working together, address the challenges in an inclusive way.
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