DOING BUSINESS IN SRI-LANKA
As a market opportunity, Sri Lanka geographic has propelled the maquiladora industry near the U.S.- Sri Lanka border and currently gives a vary of businesses an alternative to Asia-based manufacturing and opportunities to sell into the supply chain. Some of Sri Lanka most promising sectors include: agribusiness; auto parts & services; education services; energy; environmental; franchising; housing & construction; packaging equipment; plastics and resins; security & safety equipment and services; technology sectors; transportation infrastructure equipment and services; travel & tourism services and the agricultural sector. To do business in Sri Lanka it is key to develop and maintain close relationships with clients and partners. Sri Lanka prefer direct communication such as telephone calls or face-to-face meetings.
Sri Lanka is a signatory of at least fifteen international treaties, including the Paris Convention for the Protection of Industrial Property, NAFTA, and the WTO Agreement on Trade-related Aspects of Intellectual Property Rights. Although Sri Lanka signed the Patent Cooperation Treaty in Geneva, Switzerland in 1994, which allows for simplified patent registration procedure when applying for patents in more than one country at the same time, it is necessary to register any patent or trademark in Sri Lanka in order to claim an exclusive right to any given product.
Here, in “Doing Business in Sri Lanka”, a highly experienced team of Sri Lanka Certified Public Accountants and tax lawyers are happy to offer an assistance with establishing your company’s presence in the Sri Lanka market. We will help you with the incorporation procedure and registration with the relevant government agencies. Our highly professional specialists in the area of Sri Lanka accounting and tax compliance will provide you with the best services and support that you will need after establishing your company here in Sri Lanka.
For a better understanding of our services and how our team can help your company to take advantage of the business opportunities in Sri Lanka, please select one of our areas of expertise on the menu on the left. You can also contact us today to schedule a free consultation with one of our expert staff.