Sri Lankan exporters continue to explore untapped industries and unexplored horizons, and many have divested into producing traditional and non-traditional niche products from, decorations, fishing and hunting products, stationery, Broom and brush handles to seat types to destinations around the world.
The origin of the company, dates back to 1870 when the Merkel family, the ancestors of the present owners of Eskimo, set up a business to produce knitted gloves and socks near the town of Chemnitz in Saxony. Over the past hundred years what started as a family business, developed its core competence in knitwear and started manufacturing operations first in Europe then in Asia. Due to ever increasing manufacturing costs in Europe a decision was taken to relocate production to Asia.
Beira Brush is a Sri Lankan manufacturer and exporter of a complete range of household, commercial and industrial cleaning products.
Our product range includes brushes, brooms, sweeps, mops and dusters, as well as wooden blocks and filaments. Our products are sold globally, with a strong consumer presence in the USA, Canada, Europe, Australia, New Zealand and South-East Asia.
We use environmentally friendly, sustainable manufacturing processes, using recycled and responsibly sourced raw materials.
Located in the Industrial Processing Zone in Biyagama, Sri Lanka, the company shares the ownership among Richard Pieris Exports Plc, Kegalle Plantations Plc and Richard Pieris & Co Plc. This ownership has enabled a unique and a vital supply chain integration for Richard Pieris Natural Foams Limited to manufacture the best latex foam products in the world including natural latex foam mattresses, toppers and pillows. Since the production of our first mattress in 1952, RPNF’s has taken vast strides through continuous research and development in the natural foam rubber technology. High quality 100% natural latex manufactured by Arpico under Kegalle Plantations Plc is our strength which is exhausted in manufacturing the purest all natural latex mattresses certified by globally recognized certifying bodies for ECO LGA, Oeko Tex, GOLS, STROKE, ABC and SATRA. We now supply the Arpico Organic Latex product line complying with GOLS (Global Organic Latex Standards) by the Control Union.
Young An Int. Lanka (Pvt) Ltd that manufactures hats for exports. The company which is a Korean investment employs 418 staff and have been operating in Sri Lanka for 30 years.
Young An Int. Lanka (Pvt) Ltd manufactures 6,000 hats and caps a day which are mainly embroidered 6 panels caps. The six panel caps are the popular baseball caps worn initially in the USA by baseball players but now widely adopted by military forces as well enjoying worldwide popularity among the general population. Most of Young An In. Lanka (Pvt) Ltd's production is exported to the USA.
Latex Green Pvt Ltd is the Worlds' first certified organic latex foam manufacturer in the world. The company presently manufactures 100% Natural and Organic latex foam cores, toppers and pillows that are all Carbon neutralized. All products are made at its ISO 14001-2004, 9001-2008, 50001-2011 certified production facility located in a dedicated export processing zone with excellent infrastructure facilities provided by the Board of Investment (BOI) Srilanka. It products conform to the worlds' most demanding standards including LGA, Oeko-tex standard 100 Class-1 category, ensuring stringent standard of quality, comfort and hygiene. Latex Green has access to the finest quality natural latex rubber from its strategic plantation partners in Srilanka. Offering the World's first certified organic latex products.....
In September 1986, we established a local subsidiary, USUI LANKA (PVT) LTD., in Sri Lanka. At the factory, all of the work processes for making brushes from the basic materials (wooden shafts, metal fittings, and raw hair (pre-haired)) are carried out. There are various large and small buildings on the site of about 12,000 square meters, and there are currently 262 employees working there.
Local young people are hired, and after completing training, they are assigned as worker → subleader → leader → assistant supervisor → supervisor (the highest rank in the section) Works at every stage of the department. In addition, there is a training system at a Japanese factory as an education unique to the Uranika. The people who participated in this training in the past now support the factory as on-site managers. It creates many employment opportunities for local youth and contributes to the economy of Sri Lanka.
A subsidiary of Hayleys PLC which is a multiple award winning blue chip conglomerate based in Sri Lanka, Ravi Industries Limited is one of the leading brush manufacturers in Asia. We are certified with ISO 9001:2015, ISO 14001:2015, SA 8000:2014, FSC:COC and SGS COVID-19 Control certifications.
Mattresses and mattress supporters, brooms and brushes of other fibres, and buttons, studs, fasteners, and other similar products are also manufactured in Sri Lanka. The wide range of products and expert exporters are well-suited to fulfil any requirements.