The National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka (NCE), the only private sector Chamber which exclusively serves Sri Lankan exporters has joined hands with Verité Research to conduct research and policy advisory on specific trade related topics.
Executive Director of Verité Research Dr Nishan de Mel entered into a Memorandum of Understanding with President of the National Chamber of Exporters Sarada de Silva, on April 27, 2015.
The objective of the NCE is to serve as a forum to discuss export related subjects, and make policy recommendations to Government with a view to promote and protect Trade, Commerce, and Export Enterprises of Sri Lanka.
In this regard the Economic Insights Group (EIG) of Verité Research will be working with the National Chamber of Exporters, to provide research support for strategic analysis and formulation of National Policy. The EIG is a pioneering initiative to assist business chambers and associations through independent research, on issues affecting the private sector.
Founded in 2010, Verité Research is an inter-disciplinary think tank that provides independent analysis to governments and the private sector in Asia.
The EIG of Verité will also be working with other private sector associations to further the above and related objectives.