Lankapage Logo Recent Top Stories
CP 14 YEARS
Go Home Home Serving the Sri Lankan community globally since 2000
go to LankaPage.com

Leading News from Sri Lanka::

* Cocotech 2014 Exhibition, International Conference and Coconut Festival to be held in Sri Lanka
Thu, Jul 3, 2014, 08:51 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.

July 03, Colombo: The 46th Asian Pacific Coconut Community (APCC) Cocotech 2014 Exhibition, International Conference and Coconut Festival will be held in Colombo Sri Lanka from 07th to 11th July 2014 at BMICH, Colombo.

Minister of Economic Development Basil Rajapaksa will declare open the event on July 07th.

Ministry of Coconut Development and Janatha Estate Development organized the Cocotech 2014 Exhibition, International Conference and Coconut Festival.

The event will be held with the participation of 156 representatives of 27 member countries of Asia Pacific region.

The event held for the 46th time will feature coconut & coconut based product manufacturers and exporters, kernel product manufacturers/ exporters: (desiccated coconut, coconut oil, virgin coconut oil, coconut water, coconut, coconut milk, coconut milk powder etc.), non-kernel product manufacturers/exporters: (fiber, substrate, brushes, value added products etc.), charcoal and activated carbon manufacturers/exporters, ornamental producers, related machinery producers and other supporting industries.

The Conference will focus on areas of new technological developments on coconut production particularly planting and replanting systems, varietal improvement, use of local elite planting materials and hybrids, coconut based farming systems, integrated pests and diseases management, post-harvest processing and technology updates in the manufacture of emerging coconut products for the domestic/export markets, maximum utilization of energy efficient systems as well as cost effective technologies on integrated coconut processing and marketing technologies.

ColomboPage - Recent 10 Stories
Sri Lankan Navy personnel accused of chasing away Indian fishermen
-- [1 hour and 32 minutes ago]
Australia supports Sri Lanka's long term development - High Commissioner
-- [1 hour and 44 minutes ago]
Election monitor in Sri Lanka dismayed by police inaction on election-related shooting
-- [2 hours ago]
Sri Lanka opposition candidate says no foreign conspiracy behind decision to challenge President
Foreign conspiracy behind Sri Lanka's common opposition candidate, new ruling party secretary says
Cabinet reshuffle pending in Sri Lanka; Nimal Siripala de Silva likely to be named Prime Minister
Sri Lanka's television service providers accused of blocking the common candidate's first interview
President commissions Deduru Oya irrigation project in Sri Lanka's North Western Province
Sri Lanka presidential candidate's security reduced
UNP deputy leader backs Sri Lankan President's challenger

Copyright © 2000, 2014 by LankaPage.com (LLC) :
The news and other contents on ColomboPage are copyrighted property of LankaPage.com, LLC. Any unauthorized use of any information on ColomboPage may constitute a violation of copyright laws. You need written permission to reproduce, republish, post, transmit, broadcast or distribute, material from this site from LankaPage.com, LLC. However, news organizations or broadcasters in Sri Lanka may republish the news items in ColomboPage with proper acknowledgment to ColomboPage.