Electrical & Electronics


The electrical and electronic industry is a growth sector consisting of manufacturers, suppliers, dealers, retailers, electrical engineers, electricians, in addition to electrical and electronic equipment.

The Electronic sector has been identified as a key sector in Sri Lanka National Export Strategy (2018-2020). The worldwide electronics industry is distinguished by fast technological advances and has grown rapidly than most other industries over the past 30 years.

This sector creates large quantity of employment opportunities. The average salary scales of employees in this sector is more attractive compared to other manufacturing industries, making it much sought after in terms of prospective employment. This has resulted in a relatively large talent pool with highly trainable youth and skilled professionals in the form of design and manufacturing engineers.

Focus Areas:

  • Automotive
  • Telecommunication
  • Bio-medical
  • Consumer electronics
  • Washers
  • Industrial Automation


  • $ 370 Mn

    Contributed to the total export revenue in 2017

  • 30,000+

    Skilled workforce

  • - -

    Duty free access to the Indian market and the Eu

  • 70+

    Companies are engaged in designing manufacturing and export

Sri Lanka Exports in Electronic Sector (US$ Mn.)

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