December 28, 2022

CBSL Governor sets record straight on export remittances & conversions [Press Release]

The Joint Apparel Association Forum (JAAF) asserts that its membership strictly abides by the Central Bank laws on repatriating export

October 12, 2022

JAAF warns tax increase counter-productive to boosting exports, competitiveness

JAAF Secretary General Yohan Lawrence extends full support mechanisms and processes to improve tax administration and collection and broadening of

September 12, 2022

PM thanks apparel exporters for resilience; promises fresh support

Prime Minister Dinesh Gunawardena on Friday assured the apparel industry of Government assistance for expansion and further diversification of the

July 25, 2022

Apparel exports hit all-time high in June

Apparel exports in June had reached an all-time high figure for a month of $ 537 million as well as

July 25, 2022

Apparel sector braves through crisis with increased cooperation among manufacturers

Sri Lanka’s ongoing economic and political turmoil has taken the country back in terms of development. However, sectors such as

June 15, 2022

Protecting hard-earned reputation of SL apparel exports is priority: JAAF

Warns that brands may move to alternate production locations Bracing for 20% reduction in orders, export earnings to take a

June 15, 2022

“We believe in Sri Lanka’s resilience,” says Calzedonia President

Italian retailer sees strong prospects for the South Asian nation’s apparel industry Despite the economic crisis Sri Lanka finds itself

April 7, 2022

JAAF demands immediate solutions, end to Govt.’s procrastination

The apparel industry yesterday urged all stakeholders to put aside differences and work together to resolve the current crisis, which

March 24, 2022

Resilience, creativity and talent will make Sri Lankan apparel thrive globally: JAAF Chief

Sri Lanka’s apparel sector contributes 6% to the country’s GDP and accounts for almost half of all merchandise exports. The

February 14, 2022

Boosting apparel: Needs FTAs, consistent state policies

By Sunimalee DiasAs an industry the apparel sector is not likely to venture into new markets, on the contrary the

January 28, 2022

Apparel Industry to continue dialogue with Government on forex crisis: JAAF

Deputy Chairman of MAS Sharad Amalean appointed Chairman of JAAF Calls for greater collaboration in enhancing bilateral trade and maintaining