ICT sector in Sri Lanka employs over 80,000 professionals an earned yearly export revenue of USD 850 million in 2015 (Central Bank figures for 2015). We have become the fifth largest export revenue earners with 95% value addition (SLASSCOM Strategy Document 2016)
In the journey of developing country’s ICT strategies it is crucial to establish a brand name as a source of ICT and BPO investments. Basically these two strategies aims at building a competitive marketplace for SME’s among giant ICT providers and rebranding Sri Lanka as a destination of choice for ICT products, services and investments. The strategies made for Industrial Development program will adopt to the ICT sector in Sri Lanka and will positively affect the economic growth in Sri Lanka.