Services

Business Links / Opportunities

ECCSL fosters close links with other local and foreign chambers and business organisations. Benefits accruing from these links are first offered to ECCSL members. Information pertaining to business opportunities in Europe and Sri Lanka are provided to ECCSL members at request.

Business Delegations

ECCSL is able to expedite all aspects of business visits to Europe and co-ordinates and assists missions of European business people to Sri Lanka. Business briefings are conducted for the visiting parties to and from Europe. The Chamber schedules appointments with companies and authorities, accompanies members/clients for the meetings, and even arranges flight and hotel bookings when requested.

Trade Fairs

ECCSL provides information on trade fairs held in Sri Lanka and Europe. It undertakes representation of its members at major trade fairs upon request. Commercial introductions to counterparts are organized with the assistance of sector specific consultants.

Seminars/Workshops

Seminars that focus on European issues (e.g. dealing with the Euro, EC regulations) and other commonly requested sector-specific topics that relate to the conduct of business with Europe are carried out by the Chamber on a regular basis.

Access to Market Information

Market information is a key factor to the successful entry into any market. ECCSL provides access to the latest market information to assist members and clients in making the right business decisions. This is achieved by providing commercially relevant data on economic, legal, technical, financial and market information that is needed to assist the investment and trade planning decisions of individuals and companies in the European Union and Sri Lanka.

Addresses, Contacts & Representation

By accessing its databases, the ECCSL provides market research and up-to-date information on both government and private sector industries/companies. ECCSL is able to provide representation for its members in all business-related matters - business negotiations, commercial and trade activities. It is also able to mediate with business partners as a representative office for its members and clients.

Promotion

Members and clients are provided assistance to promote their products and services through advertising in our quarterly magazine (Eurolink), and events and seminars.

Government

ECCSL facilitates introductions to government departments/agencies for European businesspersons visiting Sri Lanka.

Consultants

ECCSL provides linkages to consultants who are able to undertake sector-specific studies to meet urgent individual business needs.

Media & Public Relations

ECCSL liaises with the local media and submit features on European issues for regular publication in local newspapers. Press conferences are arranged for clients when needed. ECCSL is able to undertake business receptions, workshops, conferences, congresses and other events for any number of guests/participants; from written invitations to interpreters..