Chas P Hayley, one of many main corporations manufacturing coir primarily based worth added items in Sri Lanka, gained the Gold Award within the massive scale coir and related merchandise class on the Industrial Excellence Awards 2022 organised by the Industrial Growth Board (IDB). The Manufacturing unit Supervisor of the corporate, Mr. Pradeep Amaradasa, obtained the award on the ceremony held at Waters’ Edge underneath the patronage of President Gotabhaya Rajapaksa and former Minister of Industries Wimal Weerawansa. The corporate which was first established as a spice enterprise in 1878 by Chas P. Hayley, an English entrepreneur, was later diversified into the manufacturing of coir and related merchandise. At current, Charles P. Hayley exports 100% of its merchandise to america, South Korea, Australia, England, Poland, Russia, and Japan.
Chas P Hayley manufactures a variety of coir merchandise, together with coir ropes and coiled coir ropes, of the best high quality. Chars P Hayley’s merchandise are additionally used to design automobile seats of lots of the world’s well-known luxurious automobiles. Internet hosting over 250 staff, Chars P Hayley is a subsidiary of Hayleys, one in every of Sri Lanka’s main enterprise conglomerates. Their manufacturing plant is positioned in Galle. Chas P Hayley is the pioneer within the improvement of the coir business within the Southern Province. The opposite factories are positioned in Dompe, Naththandiya, and Kuliyapitiya. “For over 100 years, we have been contributing to the inflow foreign exchange to Sri Lanka through the effective use of local resources. The key to our success is innovative thinking. This has helped us introduce a wide range of coir based value added products in the past. I would like to thank our valued international customers and staff members for their support in achieving this success”, mentioned Rajiv Goonetileke, the Managing Director of the corporate.