Press Launch of Ampara Agro Exhibition and Trade Fair 2012

In anticipation of the most comprehensive & focused exhibition in the east market with a view of providing exposure for agro communities in appropriate agro and livestock technology and support services and also provide linkages specifically in financial services, marketing, and insurance, the Ampara Agro Exhibition and Trade Fair 2012 the has launched by Ampara District Chamber of Commerce and Industry (AMDCCI) and Small and Medium Enterprise Developers (SMED) of the Federation of Chambers of Commerce and Industry of Sri Lanka (FCCISL) with the support of “Socio – Economic Development for Conflict Affected Communities of North and East Sri Lanka”, a project funded by EU.

The launch event, moderated by the Shiran Karunaratne, Director of FCCISL and Mr. Asoka Rupasinghe CEO of AMDCCI presented the first public showing of the event. Two speeches were made by Mr. Kumar Mallimaratchi, President of FCCISL and by Mr. Daya Gamage, President of AMDCCI. Vote of thanks was extended by Mr. Sam Stembo, National Project Director & Acting Secretary General of FCCISL. At the end a question and answer session concluded by refreshment.