US Ambassador meets Plantation Industries Minister Navin Dissanayake

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US Ambassador to Sri Lanka Alaina B. Teplitz met Minister of Plantation Industries Navin Dissanayake and State Minister of Plantation Industries Wadiwel Suresh, today at the Ministry premises in Sethsiripaya, Battaramulla.

During the meeting, the status of Sri Lankan Tea in the US, its potential in the US market and the export situation of the tea industry were discussed.

The ambassador said that the US will provide financial assistance to Sri Lanka as a five-year project for the E Land Registration program and to develop infrastructure such as road development.