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Investment Opportunities

Agricultural/ Industrial Lands for Potential Investors on Long Term Lease Basis in Special Mahaweli Development Zones:

The Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka invite potential investors to invest on environmental friendly agricultural, industrial and tourism related investment projects, both local and foreign investors to take advantage of the vast land resource base on long term lease basis located in all Mahaweli Development Special Zones.

Agriculture

Export Oriented Commercial Agriculture and Agro-based industries.

Possible Zones:

Mahaweli "B" zone

Mahaweli "L" zone

Rambakenoya zone

Livestock

Livestock farming, inland fisheries and aquaculture.

Possible Zones:

Mahaweli "B" zone

Mahaweli "L" zone

Rambakenoya zone

Ornamental Fish

Export market based ornamental fish farming and fish buy-back network.

Possible Zones:

Mahaweli "B" zone

Mineral

Mineral resource based industrie.

Possible Zones:

Mahaweli "Victoria" zone

Mahaweli "Udawala" zone

Mahaweli "H" zone

Apparel

Apparel sector Industries.

Investment opportunities in our industrial parks:

Welioya - 40ha

Moragahakanda - 8.7ha

Medirigiriya - 40ha

Ecotourism

Tourism and eco tourism sector investments.

Possible Zones:

Moragahakanda

Mahaweli "B" zone

Mahaweli "L" zone

Energy

Energy sector investments (Solar, Dendro, Wind power etc.)

Possible Places:

Floating panels in major Mahaweli reservoirs

Total reservoir surface area 30,000ha

Water Sports

Non-motorized water sports in Mahaweli river and reservoirs.

Possible water bodies:

Mahaweli reservoirs & tanks in Mahaweli zones

Mahaweli river & connected tributaries

Value Addition

Dairy and agro-based value added production .

Possible Zones:

Mahaweli "B" zone

Rambakenoya zone

Mahaweli Primary Production for Secondary Industries

Paddy – 922,000 Mt/Yr

Soya – 5,500 Mt/Yr

Maize – 18,000 Mt/Yr

Big Onion – 25,500 Mt/Yr

Black Gram – 1,250 Mt/Yr

Ground Nut – 1,000 Mt/Yr

Milk Production – 28 Million Liters / Yr

Inland Fishing – 11,440 Mt/Yr

Contact Persons

For Renewable Energy Sector Investments

Deputy Director General(Technical Services)(3rd Floor)

Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka

No.500, T.B.Jayah Mawatha,Colombo 10, Sri Lanka

Office - +94112696436 Fax-+94112689651 E:ddg_ tech@mahaweli.gov.gov.lk

For Agriculture Sector Investments

Director (Agriculture)(5th Floor)

Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka

No.500, T.B.Jayah Mawatha,Colombo 10, Sri Lanka

Office - +94112695051 Fax-+94112695051 E:mahaweli.agriculture@gmail.com

For Ecotourism and Business Investments

Director (Business Development)(5 th Floor)

Mahaweli Authority of Sri Lanka

No.500, T.B.Jayah Mawatha,Colombo 10, Sri Lanka

Office - +94112696629 Fax-+94112689652 E:d_bdev@mahaweli.gov.lk