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Sri Lanka Fastest Growing Import Products

Finding an Ideal Import product, is about finding products with high growth rate and high profit margins. New Products generally allow you that, going by growth rate, we can easily find the hidden low hanging fruits.

Top 5fastest growing products Imported in Sri Lanka

UNGLAZED CERAMIC FLAGS,PAVING,HEARTH/WALL TILES/UNGLAZED CERAMIC MOSAIC with a growth rate of 129.35% OTHER WOVEN FABRICS OF COTTON, NES with a growth rate of 85.79% HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS WITH OXYGEN HETERO-ATOM(S) ONLY with a growth rate of 60.4% MOTOR CARS AND OTHER MOTOR VEHICLES PRINCIPALLY DESIGNED PASSENGERS with a growth rate of 55.98% MINERAL OR CHEMICAL FERTILIZERS, NITROGENOUS with a growth rate of 42.47% HARVESTING,THRESHING,SORTING,GRADING MACHINERY EXCEPT IN HEADING 84.37 with a growth rate of 38.2% are among the products with the highest growth rate.The whole list is mentioned below:

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2,017-2018 Comparison
Jan-Jul 2,017 US$ M % Jan-Jul 2018 US$ M % YOY Growth %
UNGLAZED CERAMIC FLAGS,PAVING,HEARTH/WALL TILES/UNGLAZED CERAMIC MOSAIC 16,740,157 0.12% 38,392,730 0.43% +129.35%
OTHER WOVEN FABRICS OF COTTON, NES 1,265,879 0.01% 2,351,840 0.03% +85.79%
HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS WITH OXYGEN HETERO-ATOM(S) ONLY 219,355 0% 351,843 0.0% +60.4%
MOTOR CARS AND OTHER MOTOR VEHICLES PRINCIPALLY DESIGNED PASSENGERS 523,570,305 3.77% 816,685,361 9.12% +55.98%
MINERAL OR CHEMICAL FERTILIZERS, NITROGENOUS 64,416,627 0.46% 91,773,549 1.03% +42.47%
HARVESTING,THRESHING,SORTING,GRADING MACHINERY EXCEPT IN HEADING 84.37 10,891,662 0.08% 15,052,292 0.17% +38.2%
COCONUTS, BRAZIL NUTS AND CASHEW NUTS, FRESH OR DRIED 4,694,840 0.03% 6,160,919 0.07% +31.23%
ELECTTIC FILAMENT,DISCHARGE LEMPS,ULTA-VIOLET,INFRA-RED,ARC-LAMPS ETC. 11,712,611 0.08% 14,056,968 0.16% +20.02%
OTHER BARS AND RODS OF ALLOY STEEL/ANGLES ETC.HOLLOW DRILL BARS AND RODS 5,153,523 0.04% 6,163,404 0.07% +19.6%
BREAD, PASTRY, CAKES, ETC/ COMMUNION WAFERS, RICE PAPER, ETC 1,439,720 0.01% 1,583,459 0.02% +9.98%
ACTIVATED CARBON/ ACTIVATED NATURAL MINERAL PRODUCTS/ ANIMAL BLACK 18,465,045 0.13% 19,542,995 0.22% +5.84%
FOOTWEAR, WITH RUBBER, PLASTICS, LEATHER... SOLES, LEATHER UPPERS 13,573,480 0.1% 14,234,938 0.16% +4.87%
COCONUT (COPRA), PALM KERNEL OR BABASSU OIL AND THEIR FRACTIONS 16,462,753 0.12% 16,050,156 0.18% -2.51%
OTHER VEGETABLES, FRESH OR CHILLED 102,838 0% 98,987 0.0% -3.74%
TRAILLERS/OTHER VEHICLES,NOT MECHANICALLY PROPELLED/PARTS THEREOF 5,155,021 0.04% 4,865,437 0.05% -5.62%
PHENOLS/ PHENOL-ALCOHOLS 1,726,073 0.01% 1,614,010 0.02% -6.49%
PROVITAMINS AND VITAMINS, DERIVATIVES THEREOF USED AS VITAMINS, ETC 34,023,656 0.24% 29,758,896 0.33% -12.53%
FRUIT, DRIED, NES 421,622 0% 368,538 0.0% -12.59%
TUBES, PIPES AND HOSES, AND FITTINGS THEREFOR, OF PLASTICS 31,883,016 0.23% 27,433,373 0.31% -13.96%
FISH FILLETS AND OTHER FISH MEAT, FRESH, CHILLED OR FROZEN 2,334,442 0.02% 1,958,882 0.02% -16.09%
CARBOXYLIC ACIDS WITH OXYGEN FUNCTION, ETC, THEIR... DERIVATIVES 2,649,827 0.02% 2,222,282 0.02% -16.13%
OTHER INORGANIC ACIDS AND OTHER INORGANIC OXYGEN COMPOUNDS OF NON-METALS 5,141,679 0.04% 4,311,368 0.05% -16.15%
SACKS AND BAGS, USED FOR PACKING GOODS 2,363,472 0.02% 1,951,714 0.02% -17.42%
WOVEN FABRICS, <85% SYNTHETIC FIBRES, MIXED WITH COTTON,>170G/M2 6,349,337 0.05% 5,128,103 0.06% -19.23%
ELECTRIC MOTORS AND GENERATORS 25,768,741 0.19% 20,805,414 0.23% -19.26%
OTHER ARTICLES OF ALUMINIUM 6,297,188 0.05% 5,074,330 0.06% -19.42%
SATURATED ACYCLIC MONOCARBOXYLIC ACIDS AND THEIR... DERIVATIVES 17,582,148 0.13% 14,027,264 0.16% -20.22%
MACHINERY FOR SORTING,SCREENING,AGGLOMERATING,FORMING FOUNDRY MOULDS 30,976,009 0.22% 24,674,522 0.28% -20.34%
ORGANO-SULPHUR COMPOUNDS 16,352,609 0.12% 13,020,206 0.15% -20.38%
ARTICLES,EQUIPMENTS FOR GYMNASTICS,ATHLETICS,OTHERS NOT ELSEWHERE NOTED 19,061,288 0.14% 15,155,447 0.17% -20.49%
OTHER ARTICLES OF PLASTICS, NES 69,379,382 0.5% 54,909,177 0.61% -20.86%
DIODES,SEMI-CONDUCTOR DEVICES,LIGHT EMITTING DIODES ETC. - 34,962,686 0.25% 27,575,169 0.31% -21.13%
ALL OTHER DRY CLEANING MACHINES OTHER THAN MACHINESOF HEADING 84.50 27,216,171 0.2% 21,461,919 0.24% -21.14%
AMINE-FUNCTION COMPOUNDS 1,522,305 0.01% 1,194,597 0.01% -21.53%
WOVEN FABRICS OF ARTIFICIAL STAPLE FIBRES 21,946,318 0.16% 16,919,862 0.19% -22.9%
GLASS FIBRES(INCLUDING GLASS WOOL) AND ARTICLES THEREOF 7,140,147 0.05% 5,473,765 0.06% -23.34%
PREPARATIONS OF A KIND USED IN ANIMAL FEEDING 41,540,886 0.3% 31,839,556 0.36% -23.35%
ESSENTIAL OILS.../ RESINOIDS/ CONCENTRATES... AQUEOUS DISTILLATES, ETC 3,160,550 0.02% 2,395,825 0.03% -24.2%
HETEROCYCLIC COMPOUNDS WITH NITROGEN HETERO-ATOM(S) ONLY/ NUCLEIC ACIDS 4,859,543 0.03% 3,641,205 0.04% -25.07%
FLAT-ROLLED PRODUCTS OF IRON/NON-ALLOY STEEL, OF WIDTH >600MM, HOT-ROLLED 44,817,721 0.32% 33,441,001 0.37% -25.38%
TRACK-SUITS, SKI-SUITS AND SWIMWEAR, KNITTED OR CROCHETED 1,496,933 0.01% 1,113,570 0.01% -25.61%
MOTOR VEHICLES FOR THE TRANSPORT OF GOODS 311,741,061 2.24% 231,111,190 2.58% -25.86%
CHLORIDES...ETC/ BROMIDES...ETC/ IODIDES...ETC, NES 2,829,008 0.02% 2,080,047 0.02% -26.47%
DERRICKS,CRANES,MOBILE LIFTING FRAMES,WORKS TRUCKS FITTED WITH A CRANE 20,335,138 0.15% 14,901,726 0.17% -26.72%
VEGETABLES, COOKED OR UNCOOKED, FROZEN 256,338 0% 186,402 0.0% -27.28%
MACHINERY NOT SPECIFIED OR INCLUDED IN THIS CHAPTER FOR THE EXTRACTION 36,214,302 0.26% 26,116,438 0.29% -27.88%
OTHER AGRI,HORTI,FITTED WITH THERMAL EQUIPMENT,INCUBATORS AND BROODERS 8,086,733 0.06% 5,827,781 0.07% -27.93%
HAND TOOLS AND OTHER TOOLS OF A KIND USED IN AGRI,HORTICULTURE,FORESTRY 2,396,472 0.02% 1,717,347 0.02% -28.34%
YARN OF SYNTHETIC STAPLE FIBRES, NOT PUT UP FOR RETAIL SALE 33,423,497 0.24% 23,905,800 0.27% -28.48%
MECHANICAL APPLIANCES FOR PROJECTING,STEM,SAND BLASTING MACHINES ETC. 13,403,974 0.1% 9,546,321 0.11% -28.78%