Diplomatic relations between Sri Lanka and Albania were established on 4th March 1980. The Ambassador of Albania concurrently accredited to Sri Lanka, with residence in Beijing, first presented credentials to H.E. the President of Sri Lanka on 16 March 1981. The Sri Lanka Mission in Rome is concurrently accredited to Albania.
Bilateral Trade between Sri Lanka and Albania
Albania is not a significant trading partner of Sri Lanka due to its small market size. Total trade between Sri Lanka and Albania, which has been less than US Dollar half a million, reached US $ 530,000 in 2009.