The Import Promotion Desk (IPD) is an initiative of the Federation of German Wholesale, Foreign Trade and Services (BGA) and sequa gGmbH, the development organisation and partner of German business. IPD is funded by Germany’s Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ). IPD has four regional offices, one of them in Sri Lanka. The teams find suitable suppliers for European importers and prepare them for business with the European market.
‘Our objective: sustainable trading partnerships’
Three questions for agricultural expert Inoka Nilmini Wanasinghe from the Sri Lanka Export Development Board (EDB)
Interview: Brigitte Spitz Illustration: Julian Rentzsch
The project contributes to the following United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs):
Image sources: adobe.stock/Matka Wariatka; IPD