Sri Lanka

In-depth country-focused analysis on Sri Lanka's economic, political and operational risk environment, complemented by detailed sector insight

Our comprehensive assessment of Sri Lanka's operating environment and the outlook for its leading sectors are formed by bringing together a wealth of data on global markets that affect Sri Lanka, as well as the latest industry developments that could impact Sri Lanka's industries. This unique integrated approach has given us an impeccable track-record for predicting important shifts in the markets, ensuring you’re aware of the latest market opportunities and risks in Sri Lanka before your competitors.

Sri Lanka Country Risk

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Core Views Although the US is pressing for a UN inquiry into alleged war crimes in Sri Lanka during the final stages of the country's civil war, the island state will continue to receive strong...

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Sri Lanka Industry Coverage (6)

Commercial Banking

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Commercial Banking Sector Indicators Date Total assets Client loans Bond portfolio Other Liabilities and capital Capital Client deposits Other...

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Information Technology

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BMI View: W e believe the conditions are in place for Sri Lanka to be a regional outperformer over the medium term. S trong economic growth and low penetration of PCs, enterprise software and...

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Pharmaceuticals & Healthcare

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BMI View: The outlook for Sri Lanka's pharmaceutical and healthcare has slipped since the update last quarter, which we believe is largely due to a weaker-than-expected economic performance that...

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Power

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BMI View: Sri Lanka is a prime candidate for gas-fired power generation and broader natural gas usage, but has no domestic resources, pipeline links, LNG facilities or distribution system....

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Telecommunications

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BMI View : Sri Lanka's telecoms market is mature when compar ed with its regional peers : penetration rates are high, 3G licences were first available in 2007 and , by mid-2013 two Sri Lankan...

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Tourism

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BMI View: We believe that the recent weakness in the Sri Lanka rupee is both a blessing and a curse for Sri Lanka's booming tourism industry. With the rupee now at the cheapest it has ever been...

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