“AQUA ASIA 2007”
(Ornamental Fish, Aquatic Plant & Accessories International Exhibition)
To be held at
Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Centre,
Sri Lanka has the distinction of being the first country in the world to collect and trade ornamental fish from the wild since the 1930’s. Sri Lankan ornamental fish exports for the international market include locally caught wild marine life, brackish-water and freshwater species as well as captive bred freshwater fish. Among the major buyers of Sri Lanka ornamental fish exports are USA, Japan, Germany, UK, France, Italy and the Netherlands.
The National Aquaculture Development Authority (NAQDA) of Sri Lanka together with Lanka Exhibitions and Conference Services (pvt) Ltd will be organizing the first ever “Aqua Asia 2007” exhibition. It will create a wonderful opportunity for producers, importers, buyers, new players and other related parties in the ornamental aquatic industry to explore business opportunities.
Main Features of the Event
§ Exhibition of marine ornamental fish and invertebrates
§ Exhibition of freshwater endemic exotic fish species
§ Exhibition of aquatic plants
§ Exhibition of accessories and equipment
§ Information on investment opportunities in the ornamental fish trade.
Importers/Exporters of Aquarium Fish, Plants etc; Retailers and Distributors; Manufacturers; Fish breeders; Consultants/Researchers; Freight Forwarders; Supermarket/Departmental Stores; Government Officers; and General Public.