Sri Lanka’s largest agriculture, food, and packaging exhibition in August

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Pro food / Pro Pack & Agbiz 2016, Sri Lanka’s only comprehensive food, agriculture and packaging exhibition will be held for the 15th consecutive year 12-14  August at the Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Hall. The exhibition is organised by the Sri Lanka Food Processors Association together with Presidential Award Winning Lanka Exhibition and Conference Services. 

The event which has witnessed an evolutionary increase over the decade will be held under the theme “from the farm to the kitchen” denoting the entire processing chain of the food industry which includes the production of the food which mainly revolves around farms, to the processing and finally, the consumers table. 

The exhibition and consumer fair scheduled to be held within a span of three days, will feature all facets of the food and beverage industry and will include intricate details and the meticulous process that is required, for food products in order to make them available to the consumer.

The event is renowned for providing a unique and comprehensive platform for the discovery and introduction of food processing, engineering and packaging services among the host of other insights both the visitors and the stall holders will receive. 

A highlight at this year’s expo is the two separate pavilions from the largest global players in the industry - India and China. Over 80 companies from India and China will participate at this years event. The event is set to attract all stakeholders from many South East Asian countries as well.

The event has been earmarked as ‘a must attend’ throughout the entirety of its existence, and has been renowned for providing all visitors and stall holders a unique experience.

This is the only exhibition of its kind to be held in Sri Lanka and over the years it has been known to provide each visitor and stall holder with a unique and unparalleled experience in terms of networking, sales leads and knowledge. 

The exhibition is supported and endorsed by the Ministry of Agriculture and the Ministry of Industry and Commerce. The National Agri Business Council joins hands with the organisers to provide an insight into agri business areas.  

Maliban Biscuit Manufactories, Cargills Ceylon PLC and Nikini Automation Systems Ltd have come forward as the Platinum Sponsors. Alli Company, CMC Engineering Export GmbH, Serendib Flour Mills and Diamond Best Foods are the Silver Sponsors of the event. The official Insurance Partner is Sanasa Insurance and the official printing partner is Sharp Print Holdings.