The 18th Annual Exports Award Ceremony of the National Exporters was held in Colombo on a grand scale.
Small, medium and large scale exporters participated in the event. Their contribution to the economy through the export of local products was evaluated at the event. A number of exporters representing the agriculture, apparel, gem and jewellery sectors amongst others received awards. It was organized by the Sri Lanka Export Development Board. Minister Rishath Bathiuydeen was among the guests present.