Name Ratnasiri Fernando & Co. (PVT) Ltd.
GGN 4050373709402
Country Sri Lanka

Profile

Our company has been exporting tropical plants to Europe for the 33 years. We are specialists in the cultivation and caving of aquatic plants, which we market to the leading aquarium specialist in Europe – Denerle GmbH in Germany, whose standards and processes we are strongly inspired by. Our plants are grown under high standards, including the use of hydroponics. More than 150 people are employed in our company and we ensure the improvement of their life standards. We bring an approximate annual remittance of LKR 100mn and occupy the leading position in Sri Lanka in producing aquatic plants.

Achievements

Our high quality standards are highly appreciated all over Europe and our production is supervised by experienced gardeners and an experienced and well trained horticulture specialist. We won the silver award for the best small value added agriculture company in 2012 at the NCE awards, and we are certified and regularly audited to maintain the GLOBALG.A.P. Standards on the farm. Further, we were elected for the ‘International Star for Leadership in Quality Award’ (Gold Category) in Paris 2011. We ensure the maintenance of high quality standards in our production processes while taking good care of our employees by giving them training.