At the head table from left: FCCISL Secretary General Ajith D. Perera, Embassy of Romania in Sri Lanka Ambassador Dr. Victor Chiujdea, FCCISL President Sarath Kahapalarchchi, Honorary Consul Geoff Aloysius and Andreea Anghel-Dissanayaka from the Office of the Honorary Consul of Romania in Kandy
The Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka in collaboration with Embassy of Romania and Honorary Consulate of Romania in Kandy organised the Sri Lanka-Romania Business Forum on 20 January from 3 p.m. to 5 p.m. at Hotel Renuka.
The Ambassador of Romania met with the Sri Lankan importers at the event to promote bilateral trade with Sri Lanka. The forum was focused on imports of electrical items, vehicles and vehicle parts machinery, cereals steel and iron sunflower seeds, oils, wood articles of wood, rubber and articles paper and paperboard instruments and apparatus inorganic chemicals organic chemicals from Romania.
The forum provided the market awareness on doing business with Romania and also an opportunity to directly consult with the Ambassador and Honorary Consul to identify potential suppliers from Romania. However, that necessarily did not restrict the exporters to gain some buyers reciprocally for their products in Romania.