People’s Organisation for Development Import & Export (PODIE), one of Sri Lanka’s leading spice exporters, won the Gold Award in the small-scale spices and related products category at the Industrial Development Board (IDB) Industry Excellence Awards. The awards ceremony was held at the Water’s Edge Hotel. Additionally, PODIE also won the Silver Award in the medium scale organic spice export category at the Export Excellence Awards organized by the National Chamber of Exporters cementing the company’s credentials in its field.
With a history of over 30 years, PODIE has made a significant contribution to the worldwide export of Sri Lankan spices. Their main objective is to add real international value to farmers’ produce.
PODIE exports pepper, turmeric, nutmeg, cinnamon, cardamom, cloves, vanilla, gourd and red rice to Australia, Hong Kong, New Zealand and European countries. PODIE exports only organic spices.