Many foreigners travel to Sri Lanka for the love they have for wooden art and crafts. Many areas in Sri Lanka including Kandy and Anuradhapura have beautiful wooden items, both ancient and modern, and some of these are available for sale as well. Travellers, regardless of the prices of these wooden masterpieces purchase them and take them to their countries as precious souvenirs. Online sources such as Truly Sri Lanka reveal a lot of things about this artistic industry that’s preserved in the country.
The perfect platform for woodworking professionals in the country, Sri Lanka Wood Expo will be held from the 10th to the 12th of September 2021 at Sirimavo Bandaranaike Memorial Exhibition Center, Colombo. This event will showcase products including Plywood, Veneers, Sawn Timber while also introducing novel machinery and equipment related to the field.