Ceramics and tile import duty revised

20 November 2015 07:59 pm - 0     - {{hitsCtrl.values.hits}}

A A A

Finance Minister Ravi Karunanayake proposed to liberalize the ceramics and tile industry as he had promised months earlier.
“To address the short supply and high prices of building materials such as steel, tiles and sanitary ware, import related duties will be revised downwards,” he said. The most affected from the move will be business tycoon Dhammika Perera’s ceramics and tile empire which controls around 80 percent of the market in Sri Lanka.
“I propose to remove tiles, ceramic, and sanitary ware, from the negative list of the BOI,” Karunanayake said. (CW)

  Comments - 0


Add comment

Comments will be edited (grammar, spelling and slang) and authorized at the discretion of Daily Mirror online. The website also has the right not to publish selected comments.

Reply To:

Name - Reply Comment




Murder most foul

Sixty-one years ago on September 25, 1959 Solomon West Ridgeway Dias Bandaran

What went wrong in Kandy?

Tragedy struck when a five-storey building caved in and collapsed, killing a

The 20th Amendment Bill Lest We Forget

Strident calls were repeatedly made from many quarters for the 19th Amendment

Public transport 'side-laned'?

“Miss, mantheeru neethiya nisa api bus passen yanna one. Ithin drop eka par