National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka

national chamber of exporters of sri lanka

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Sirikotha Lane, Galle Road, Colombo 03, Sri Lanka

+94 114 651 765

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nce women's wing

In 2018, The National Chamber of Exporters (NCE) established a special setting for women entrepreneurs who are involved in exports to encourage and motivate them with a long-term vision to achieve sustainable economic growth.  “NCE Women’s Wing” dedicated to Women Owned/Women Led businesses with the intention of contributing to the National Economy through empowerment of women entrepreneurs and exporters.

Under this wing, the NCE intends to provide a series of services for women who engage in business globally. This includes market information, facilitating the provision of resources and advice to build a sustainable international business. It will also assist Women Exporters to promote their businesses by developing their business profiles, conducting workshops, e-training courses, mentoring sessions to improve their skills and assistance to find business partners through participation in Trade Fairs and Business-to-Business (B2B meetings)

Objectives

  • Empower women entrepreneurs and exporters
  • Encourage more women to participate in Business and International Trade
  • Contribute towards the government’s initiative to increase the women participation in business and legislative framework.
  • Achieve sustainable economic growth through women participation in business/exports
  • Contribute towards improving the socioeconomic life of society
  • Create more employment opportunities for women

Activities

  • Networking opportunities with other women led enterprises both local and international.
  • Represent issues faced by Women owned enterprises at various forums related to international trade.
  • Creating training and learning opportunities for potential Women Exporters.
  • Introduce a special award category for women owned businesses in the NCE Annual Export Awards.
  • Linking up any other potential agencies/associations for mutually beneficial programs