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Sri Lanka suspends import of handloom, batik textiles

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Jun '20
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The Sri Lankan government recently decided to suspend the import of handloom and batik textiles.

The decision was taken following a directive issued by President Gotabaya Rajapaksa to boost the domestic industry following a meeting held at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday regarding the problems being faced by the textile and garment industry, according to Sri Lankan media reports.

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