Japanese firms eye Sri Lanka energy, real estate investments
ECONOMYNEXT – A Japanese business delegation visiting Sri Lanka has shown interest in a number of key sectors such as energy, real estate development, electronics and automobile components and aquaculture, the Board of Investment said.
The delegation consisted of officials from 28 leading companies such as Mitsubishi Corporation, Mizuho Bank, NTT Data, Mitsui & Co. India Pvt Ltd., Leopalace 21, JGC Musashi Industry Inc., Energy & Technology, Nippon Express and Eikei Corporation, it said in a statement.
They were accompanied by officials from Japan’s Ministry of Economy, Trade & Industry and the Japanese Embassy in Sri Lanka.
Tadayuki Seiki, Chairman Japan-Sri Lanka Business Co-operation Committee and Senior Advisor to Itchu Corporation, the leader of the delegation said that the mission had visited India and decided to extend their visit to Sri Lanka.
(COLOMBO, June 24, 2016)