Ocean Lanka MD Dr. Austin Au and management team with the CNCI National Merit Award
Ocean Lanka, Sri Lanka’s largest weft knitted fabric manufacturer, won the Merit Award in the ‘Manufacturing – Extra Large’ category at the Achievers Awards 2020 presented by the Ceylon National Chamber of Industries (CNCI).
Ocean Lanka Managing Director Dr. Austin Au accepted the award on behalf of the company at the awards ceremony presided over by Minister of Industries and Supply Chain Management Wimal Weerawansa.
Commenting on this accolade, Dr. Au said, “Ocean Lanka is honoured to be a Merit Award winner in the Extra Large category comprising of the most prominent and established manufacturing entities in Sri Lanka. This award is a testimonial of the corporate culture that all of us at Ocean Lanka embrace, believe in, and live every day. We have cultivated an environment where our employees enjoy a common thread of strong communication, transparency, respect and trust – while embracing a growth mindset.”
In conferring the award, CNCI acknowledged Ocean Lanka for its outstanding performance in the avenues of net turnover, value addition, productivity improvement, industrial relations and employee welfare, research and development, quality assurance, corporate social responsibility and occupational health and safety.
The Achievers Awards are CNCI’s highest recognition of Industrial Excellence and the most looked forward to event in the business calendar in Sri Lanka.