Following the fruitful visit of Ms. Thavishya Mullegamgoda, First Secretary (Commercial) of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Moscow, to Ekaterinburg, the capital of the Ural Region and the industrial capital of Russia, in July 2021, trade division of the Mission has made arrangements to introduce National Chamber of Commerce of Sri Lanka to the Ural Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Russian Federation for collaboration.

Based on the request of the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Moscow the Hon. Prasanna Ranaweera, State Minister of Rattan, Brass, Pottery, Furniture and Rural Industrial Promotion of Sri Lanka handed over a number of cultural items, including dancing costumes, Batik items, paintings, handicrafts, music instruments, display items, etc. to Hon. Tharaka Balasuriya, State Minister of Regional Cooperation to be further delivered to the Embassy of Sri Lanka in Russia.