British Asia News Network- AD
Colombo: The Board of Investment (BOI) of Sri Lanka has signed an agreement with ARD Aluminium (Pvt.) Ltd to set up a US $ 1.7 million unit to manufacture aluminium food containers with lids and aluminium home foil wrap for food.
These items are currently imported mainly fron China, which are popularly used by the catering industry.
This company already manufactures 15 variants of these containers and also barbeque trays used for roasting of food. ARD Aluminium (Pvt.) Ltd will build its plant at the Mirigama Export Processing Zone and the ground breaking ceremony for the factory was held recently.