The Industrial Development Board (IDB) is a statutory body under the Ministry of Industries. It is empowered by Industrial Development Act No.36 of 1969.In terms of this Act the IDB is the premier state organization entrusted with the responsibility of development of the Industrial Sector in Sri Lanka.
Development of all industries all over Sri Lanka
Provide the strategic, technological & commercial foundation needed to encourage, promote & develop all industries all over Sri Lanka.
Drive locally & globally sustainable industrial growth, while achieving financial autonomy for IDB
Chairman of the IDB
Dr. Saranga Alahapperuma
Chairman – Industrial Development Board of Ceylon
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Dr. Saranga Alahapperuma assumed duties as the Chairman of Industrial Development Board of Ceylon (IDB), falling under the purview of Ministry of Industries , on September 15, 2022 at the Head Office of Industrial Development Board of Ceylon (IDB), 615, Katubedda, Moratuwa.