First Steps toward your Dream

Many people want to start businesses but don’t have the money. However many businesses, including some world wide ones, have been started by dedicated entrepreneurs with empty pockets. The trick is to specialize in a service or product that you’re good at, you love to do, and then start growing one order at a time.

Lets start your dream today we will help to start your dream today, the following are suitable SME for our country, as well as the advantage of making profit with low investment.


If your interested to start any of those business, Futurelankan team will support you to get potential market details and profit making ideas

Import / Export Agent or Broker
An import-export agent or broker, also known as a trade agent or customs broker, is an individual or a company that sends and receives goods to and from different countries.
Import-export agents or brokers work with both importers and exporters by helping them prepare necessary documents for exporting or importing their products.

Sell global products
there’s always a market for global products, too. If you can dare to disrupt the status quo by offering global products for sale in your small community, you will make more profit than you ever imagined.
School and Office Supplies
a large number of businesses and schools situated in the urban areas of sri lanka; products such as pencils, pens, paper of different varieties, notebooks, and others will always be in constant demand.

Tourism
Every year, several thousands of tourists from varying locations visit the country to behold the major tourist attractions. These attractions are focused around the islands and famous beaches located in the south, the heritage sites in the interior of the country, and resorts located in the country mountainous regions. So, you can make lots of profit from any business that caters to tourists.

Foodstuff
The demand for food in Srilanka is much more than the supply by local farms. This has necessitated the importation of foodstuff from neighboring countries. In fact, foodstuff is one of the most largely imported commodities in Sri Lanka. There are huge opportunities for investors who import food from neighboring countries and sell them locally in Sri Lanka. This business is easy to start, as it usually requires little capital.

Pharmaceuticals
Sri Lankans come a booming demand for medications and other pharmaceutical products. In recent years, the pharmaceutical industry in the country has grown tremendously. If you have enough capital to set up a pharmaceutical company, you will make lots of profit in the long term.

Textiles and fabrics
Textiles and fabrics are imported into Sri Lanka due to the huge demand for these products. As an investor, you too can start a business that imports these products from countries like India and Turkey and sell them in the local market.

Agriculture
the most important sectors of Sri Lanka’s economy, with a 12.8% contribution to the country’s GDP. The country produces and exports agricultural produce like rubber, tea, coconuts, and tobacco. So, if you have a keen interest in agriculture, you can start cultivating tea, rubber, coconut palms, and tobacco plant.

Real estate
In Sri Lanka, you can start a real estate business that offers land and housing property for lease and for sale to individuals and businesses.

Cement
undergoing rapid growth, new buildings and infrastructure are erected on a daily basis. And since cement is needed for this, the demand for cement and other products used in building and construction is on the high side. So, starting a business that sells cement is one of the sure ways to make money in Sri Lanka.

Construction services
huge demand for the services of experts such as architects, structural engineers, electrical engineers, and other professionals. So, if you have a background in any of these specialties

Childcare center
Because of the need for mothers in developing countries to engage in a job or business in order to make ends meet, they usually have very busy schedules; which afford them very little time to care for their children.

Laundry service
Everyone, including those in developing countries love fashion and love to look good and neat. But busy work schedules won’t just avail most people the time for laundry. But they will gladly pay to have it handled for them.

Car washing 
a facility used to clean the exterior and, in some cases, the interior of motor vehicles. Car washes can be self-serve, fully automated, or full-service with attendants who wash the vehicle.

Computer hook-up and repair
Computer repair is the process of identifying, troubleshooting and resolving problems and issues in a faulty computer. Computer repair is a broad field encompassing many tools, techniques and procedures used to repair computer hardware, software or network/Internet problems. Computer repair is also known as PC repair.

E-bay consignment-listing auctions for others
the act of giving over to another person or agent’s charge, custody or care any material or goods but retaining legal ownership until the material or goods are sold.

Event planner
the creation and development of large scale events such as festivals, conferences, ceremonies, formal parties, concerts, or conventions. It involves studying the brand, identifying the target audience, devising the event concept, and coordinating the technical aspects before actually launching the event

Flower bed care 
As plants fade out of bloom, pinch or cut off the flower stem below the spent flower and just above the first set of full, healthy leaves. Repeat with all the dead flowers on the plant.

Freelance writing for media
A freelance writer is a writer who works on a self-employed basis. They can work for just one magazine or, more often, they write for several different publications at a time. The more diverse a writer can be, the more likely they are to be published and paid for their work.

Gift baskets
A gift basket, or fruit basket is typically a gift delivered to the recipient at their home or workplace. A variety of gift baskets exist: some contain fruit; while others might contain dry or canned foods such as tea, crackers and jam; or the basket might include a combination of fruit and dried good items.

Personal shopper
an individual who is paid to assist another to purchase goods, either by accompanying them while shopping or by shopping on their behalf.

Remodeling 
Home improvement, home renovation or remodeling is the process of renovating or making additions to one’s home. Building materials and hardware for home improvement projects are sometimes purchased at home improvement stores.

Resume writer
Resume writers prepare resumes, or summaries of the qualifications of an applicant who is searching for a job. … Therefore, they prepare an applicant’s resume so that it makes a favorable impression quickly.

Senior care services
provide long-term uninterrupted continuing care that includes independent living units, residential care/assisted living services, and skilled nursing care, usually in one location, and usually for a resident’s lifetime.

Sports coach 
In sports, a coach is a person involved in the direction, instruction and training of the operations of a sports team or of individual sportspeople. A coach may also be a teacher.

Teaching/tutoring
Tutoring is receiving guidance or instruction by a tutor. Most often the tutoring relates to an academic subject or test preparation. This is in contrast to tutoring centers or tutoring provided through after-school programs.

Transcription service
A transcription service is a business which converts speech (either live or recorded) into a written or electronic text document. Transcription services are often provided for business, legal, or medical purposes.

Translation services
a source-language text by means of an equivalent target-language text. Editing: editing involves the correction, revision or adaptation of a text for publication or presentation

 

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2 Responses

  1. Erandi says:

    why not give tips on how to start some of these? your article has no value by just suggesting things you can start thinking of doing. We already know these things.

    • Lankan says:

      Hi Ms.Erandi,
      thank you so much for a comment, better check our home page/other posts… than you can get some idea…

      thank you

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