Sri Lanka’s official supply giant to the state, State Trading Corporation (STC) last week entered the Eastern Province by opening its eighth regional showroom in Sainthamaruthu in Ampara District.

The store was jointly declared open by Minister of Industry and Commerce, Rishad Bathiudeen and Minister of Provincial Councils and Local Government, Faiszer Musthapha. STC, which presently has showrooms in Anuradhapura, Jaffna, Matara, Narahenpita, Mt.Lavinia, Kandy, and Kurunegala, boasts of a product portfolio exceeding 5,000 items