Minister of Trade Bandula Gunawardana says the government is taking steps to increase exports of non-traditional goods.
Addressing a media briefing yesterday, Minister Gunawardana said a special programme is being prepared in this regard.
The Minister added the government is paying special attention to increasing non-traditional exports.
Minister Gunawardana said the items include treacle products adding authorities have not looked into difficulties faced by such industries.
The Minister said they have implemented steps to produce, provide samples to the market and take necessary orders.