National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka

About Us

In 1986 The National Exporters Association (NEA) was established to support the exporters of Sri Lanka. In 1994 it was incorporated as The National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (NCE) becoming the only trade Chamber in Sri Lanka serving exclusively to the Export Sector. The Membership of the Chamber is open to all exporters of products & services and suppliers of products and services to the export industry.

The Membership of the Chamber represents leading exporters of all product and service sectors in Sri Lanka. They range from different scales, Large to Small export-oriented enterprises. The Chamber services are primarily focused on its Members to promote and sustain international markets share and be global brand leaders. Due to this commitment and working towards archiving goals of the Membership the Chamber is nationally identified as ‘VOICE OF THE EXPORTER’.

Our Vision

To be the most influential trade Chamber in Sri Lanka exclusively driving exports, and related services towards an export led National economy.

Our Mission

To create a dynamic Export Sector in Sri Lanka to meet its Socio-Economic challenges through value creation for Sustainable Development and enhance foreign exchange earnings.

Our Values

  • Develop, promote, and sustain trade, commerce, and industries of the national economy.

  • Focus on the needs and the aspirations of member exporters and stakeholders by providing innovative services, and promoting cooperation among them to become internationally competitive.

  • Be ambitious in goals, and objectives to be proactive, and innovative in the way we work, striving for excellence.

  • Value and invest in our people to ensure that they achieve their best.

  • Ensure Quality in all our service delivery processes, by maintaining ISO standards, exceeding our stake holder expectations, and strive for continuous improvement in everything we do.

  • Serve as a Forum & Make policy recommendations, and complement the National efforts and programs to accelerate the development of the Export sector.

  • Ensure Gender balance & equality.

  • Instill entrepreneurial spirit among member exporters, potential exporters, and prospective members.

Quality Policy

The National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (NCE) is committed to serve its Members to fulfill their aspirations and expectations, while adhering to the relevant statutory and regulatory requirements of Sri Lanka. This is achieved by continuously upgrading the ISO 9001: 2020 Quality Management System that has been awarded since 28th April 2016. Accordingly, the Chamber is committed to continuously develop Policies, Management & Administrative Systems and Processes. The Chamber periodically evaluates and introduces programs to   professionally develop its employees.