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Friday, November 07, 2014 - 8.35 GMT
First ever Int'l Ornamental Fish Conference in Colombo

 

The first ever International Ornamental Fish Conference will be held on 10-11 November in Colombo.

The event will be inaugurated at 9.00am on November 10th at Grand Ballroom of Hotel Galadari, Colombo.

This will be a global event attended by ten international ornamental fish industry speakers together with many top global fishery experts and exporters to gather in one place for the first time in South Asia. The event is jointly organised by INFOFISH, EDB, and co-sponsored in collaboration with OFI.

The Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia based INFOFISH is an inter-governmental organization across 14 countries and provides marketing information and technical advisory services to the fishery industries of the Asia-Pacific region. Specially, itís the leading source of marketing support for fish producers and exporters in the region. In addition to exhibitions, conferences, workshops, seminars and training programs, INFOFISH also undertakes consultancies on all aspects of fisheries.

In 2013, Sri Lanka exported $10.7 Mn of ornamental fish, a surge of 41% from 2012ís exports. US, UK, Germany, Japan and France were the top five importers from Sri Lanka in year 2013.


 
 
 
   
   
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