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About Us

The Spice Council

 

Vision

Sri Lanka to be within the top five branded and value added spices and allied products marketers in the world

 

Mission

The mission of The Spice Council is to facilitate and implement Competitive Strategies to achieve the Industry Vision.

The Spice Council to act as the Apex Body to meet the aspirations of stakeholders by unifying their efforts to realize the Industry Visioin.

To be highly innovative and customer value driven.

To promote the Global Market Position of Sri Lanka and contribute to National Economic Growth

 

You can now download following application forms

  1. APPL.FORM-ORDINARY [ MS Wod document ] MS word format [ 34 kb ]
  2. APPL.FORM-ORDINARY -Sinhala [ MS Wod document ] MS word format [ 44 kb ]
  3. APPL.FORM-ORDINARY -Sinhala [ PDF document ] MS word format [ 69 kb ]
  4. TSC application for information directory [ PDF document ] MS word format [ 160 kb ]

 

Click to see The Spice Council Ordinary Members List

 

 

The Spice Council Executive Committee members for year 2015/2016

Board Of Management

 

Front Row: Left to right
Mr. Chandrasiri Ranathunga, Mr.Dhammika Gunasekara (secretary), Mr. Aruna Weerakoon,
Mr. Vijayantha Ariyaratne, Mr. Sarada De Silva (Past Chairman),
Mr. Nanda Kohona (Chairman), Mr. D.A. Perera (Past Chairman), Mr. Sanath De Silva,
Mr. T.P.L. Raj(Treasure), Mr. Chathura Abeyrathne, Mr. Damitha Perera

Back Row: Left to right

Dr. Radika Samarasekara , Mr. K.R. Dayananda, Mr. Wijitha Jayathilake, Dr.Wimal Wimaladasa,
Mr. Janalal Rodrigo, Mr. Indrajith Rukmal, Mr.Ananda Kularathne,
Mrs. Devi Devanayagam, Prof. Jayasiri Lankage , Mr. N.M. Wickramasinghe,
Mrs.Shanika Fernando (Executive Officer)

 

Chairman 

Mr. Nanda Kohona
International Commodity Traders Pvt Ltd 

Vice Chairmen 
Mr. N. K. A. Rupasinghe, 
Director General
Dept of Export Agriculture


Mr. Sanath De Silva 
SDS Spices Pvt Ltd


Mr. Damitha Perera, 
Forbes & Walker Commodity Brokers Pvt Ltd  

Mr. Aruna Weerakoon
Agriculture Trends  Pvt Ltd

Secretary 
Mr. Chathura Abeyratne
Orient Trading Pvt Ltd


Asst: Secretary 

 Mr. Dhammika Gunasekara


Treasurer

Mr. Vijayantha Ariyaratne,
Dax Holding Pvt Ltd


Asst: Treasurer

Mr. T. P. L. Raj,
Erin Tech Pvt Ltd


Immediate Past Chairman

Mr. Sarada De Silva


Past Chairman

Mr. D. A. Perera, 
EOAS International Pvt Ltd

 

Exporter Representatives

  • Mr. Nanda Kohona, International commodity Traders Pvt Ltd

  • Mr. Sarada De Silva

  • Mr. Sanath De Silva, SDS Spices Pvt Ltd.

Producer Representatives

  • Mr. A. D. W. K. De Z. Jayatilleke
    Dassanayaka Walauwa Plantation

  • Mr. N. M. Wikramasinghe, Tropical Island Products Pvt Ltd.

  • Prof. Jayasiri Lankage.

Processor Representatives

  • Mr. D. A. Perera, EOAS International Pvt Ltd 

  • Mr. Ananda Kularatne, Citro Essential Oils Pvt Ltd

  • Mr. Gihan De Silva, HDDES Extracts Pvt Ltd

Service Representatives

  • Mr. Damitha Perera,
    Forbes & Walker Commodity Brokers Pvt Ltd.  

  • Dr.Wimal Wimaladasa SGS Lanka Pvt Ltd.

Dealer Representative

  • Mr. M. Inshaf Ishana Spices Pvt Ltd

Government Representatives

  • Mr. N. K. A. Rupasinghe
    Director General, Dept of Export Agriculture

  • Dr. D. B. T. Wijeratne.
    Assistant Secretary, Ministry of Agriculture

  • Nominee,
    Ministry of Industry and Commerce

  • Ms. Inoka Nilmini,
    Sri Lanka Export Development Board
  • Nominee,
    Dept of Agriculture

  • Nominee,
    Industrial Technology Institute

Academic Representatives

  • Prof. Upali Jayasekara, Singapore Informatics

  • Dr. Radhika Samarasekera 
    Additional Director (R&D), Industrial Technology Institute (CISIR)

Broker Representative

  • CBA

Industry Experts

  • Mr. Vijayantha Ariyaratne, Dax Holdings

  • Mr. Janalal Rodrigo, P.W Rodrigo Estates Ltd

  • Mr. Anver Chatoor, A. S, Chatoor & Co. Ltd

  • Mr. Chathura Abeyratne, Orient Trading Pvt Ltd

  • Ms. Devi Devanayagam, Devi Trading Company

  • Mr. K. R Dayananda, Silver Mill Group

  • Mr. Dhammika Gunasekara

  • Mr. Aruna Weerakoon, Agriculture Trends  Pvt Ltd

  • Mr. T. P. L. Raj, Erin Tech Pvt Ltd


The Executive Officer

  • Dinusha Mahagamage.

Invitees

  • Mr. Chamila Perera, EOAS International

  • Ms. Yeshani De Silva, Intercom Exports Pvt Ltd

  • Mr. Viraj De Silva, SDS Spices Pvt Ltd

  • Dr. Janaka Wickramasinghe, Tropical Island Products Pvt Ltd

  • Mr. Dilruk Ranasinghe, General Manager, SLECIC

  • Mr. Janaka Abeyrathne

  • Deputy Director, DEA

  • Head of Research

  • Dept of Commerce

  • Ceylon Cinnamon Association

  • President, Cinnamon Cultivators Association (CinCA), Galle

  • Mathara, CinCA

 

The Spice Council, Sri Lanka
No. 14, Majid Road, Kirulapone.
Telephone: +94 11 763 5025 / +94 11 268 2834
Fax: +94 11 763 5025 / +94 11 268 2835
spicecouncil@dialognet.lk

 

The primary objectives of The Spice Council are:

  • To ensure the ability of all Sri Lankan Spices and Allied Products Industry segments to compete effectively and profitably in the spices and allied products markets at home and abroad.

  • To serve as the central forum for consensus building among Producers, Exporters, Processors, Dealers and others involved in Spices and Allied Products and to promote high standards of business conduct.

  • To engage in and promote Scientific Research in the Sri Lankan Spices and Allied Products Industry.

  • To conduct training and development programs at industry level.

  • To be the unifying force in working with the Government to ensure that Spices and Allied Products Industry interests are considered.

  • To carry out the mission and objectives of the Council with the help of democratically developed policy.

  • To initiate annual policymaking through recommendations generated by the Council's Programme Committees:

    • Production Development
    • Research & Development
    • Market Development
    • Government Affairs & Administration
    • Finance
    • Workforce Development & Training
    • Membership Development

  • To refine and approve the committee recommendations and adopt same.

  • To increase production and productivity of growers and processors.

  • To improve the quality, consistency and quantity of supply.

 

The Spice Council Ordinary Members

 

NO.

NAME OF COMPANY

1

Prof. Jayasiri Lankage

2

Mr. Hasantha De Silva for Mr. W I de Silva

3

Mr. K H W Piyananda

4

Mr. S P Wedige

5

Mr. N Satyananda De Silva

6

Mr. B Bandusena

7

Mr. Mahesh Chandradasa (DJ Trading)

8

Mr. R W De Silva Amarasekara

9

Mr. K P Wilbert

11

Mr. A D W K De Z Jayatilleke

12

Suriyakanda Plan. (Pvt) Ltd.

13

Forbes & Walker Commodity Brokers

14

Mr. M E V Kariyakarawana

15

SDS Spices (Pvt) Ltd.

16

Ausspice (Pvt) Ltd.

17

Meezan & CO. (Pvt) Ltd.

18

Rathna Producers & Exporters (Pvt) Ltd.

19

Ruhunu Food Products (Pvt) Ltd.

20

Mr. Vijayantha Ariyaratne

21

Omega Investments (Pvt) Ltd.

22

Gamwasama Estate Ltd.

23

K T J Kumara & Brothers (Pvt) Ltd.

24

Mr. Arjun Dharmadasa

25

Eastern Produce Exports

27

Ceylong Spice Company (MJF Exports)

28

Biofoods

29

Internatioanl Commodity

30

Mrs. K S A Dayananda

31

Watawala Plantations

32

Lankem Expo

33

Commodity Consular’s (Pvt) Ltd.

34

Mr. R Samarasinghe

35

Kahawatta Plantations

36

G R H Bandara

37

I P L Amarsinghe

38

R I Udayakumara Rajapakse

39

I D Jayarathne

40

Arosha Jayasundara - Tropical Cinnamon

NO.

NAME OF COMPANY

41

M Ameer Imran

42

E R Muditha Sanjaya Bandara

43

Expo Lanka Commodities

44

Ctro Essential Oils

45

Nomannic Krabs

46

Mr. Janalal Rodrigo

47

Bio Extracts (Pvt )Ltd.

48

Jayasiri Kurugama

49

P D Romanis & Sons

50

C FT International

51

Gammaduwa Plantations

52

Gamini Kalubowila

53

Green Leaves Lanka

54

MUI Assosiation

55

Divehi Holdings

56

Phytosynthese Lanka Pvt Ltd

57

G Gamage Mangala

58

Orient Trading

59

Amazing Spices

60

Professor Upali Jayasekara

61

Brown & Company

62

Geo-Chem Lanka (Pvt) Ltd.

63

Agro Culture Trends (Pvt) Ltd.

64

Erin Tech (Pvt) Ltd.

65

Mr. Dhammika Gunasekera - Tropical Life

66

Vasangama Plantation

67

SLA Spice (Pvt) Ltd.

68

GSL Naturals (Pvt) Ltd.

69

Randima Exports

71

Mohkha Ltd.

72

Spice of Life (Pvt) Ltd.

73

Lucky Gurunada

74

Adamjee & Lukmanjee Brothers

75

Dr. Nandaka H Molagoda

76

Nations Trust Bank

77

Tradlanka (Pvt) Ltd.

78

Suvimie Associates (Pvt) Ltd.

79

Coconut Growers Association

80

Spicing Lives (Pvt) Ltd.

81

Spice Mountain (Pvt) Ltd.

82

Mohksha Ltd

83

Mr.R.S.Fernando