Switzerland’s Dufry gets second Sri Lanka airport duty free concession
ECONOMYNEXT – Sri Lanka will award a five year duty free retail concession at the main airport in Colombo to Dufy AG of Switzerland, Cabinet spokesman Gayantha Karunathileka said.
The operator will bring competition in the sale of alcohol, tobacco, chocolates and perfume at Colombo’s Bandranaike International Airport.
At the moment Flemingo Duty Free has a monopoly on the sale.
Sri Lanka had competitive prices when there was a monopoly.
Dufry has operated duty free retail concession in Sri Lanka earlier. (Colombo/Aug23/2017)