Ambassador M.Rizvi Hassen had a constructive discussion with Mr. Mehmet Yilmaz, President of Manisa Chamber of Commerce and Industry during his visit to Manisa Chamber of Commerce and Industry on July 1st 2022.

Ambassador and the President further discussed to link the business community in Manisa with Sri Lankan business community and also agreed to share information on the potential sectors that Manisa region can establish link with the Sri Lankan business community.

Mr. Yilmaz indicated that they are willing to establish contacts with trade chambers in Sri Lanka. In this regard the Mission is following up to organize a zoom meeting between Ceylon Chamber of Commerce and Manisa Chamber of Commerce in near future.

Ambassador also met Ms. Funda Karaboran, the Director of the Manisa Organized Industry Zone and had a fact finding site visit to observe facilities of highly efficient industry zone in Aegean Region.

Manisa Organized Industry Zone is the most efficient and well organized industry zone in Turkiye which has 9.6 billion USD foreign trade volume. Manisa Organized Industry Zone has its own power generating facilities approximately 215.000 mWh with solar, biomass, coal and gas.



Embassy of Sri Lanka

04 July 2022