Dankotuwa Porcelain Wins At Presidential Export Awards

August 2011| 287 views


Sunil G Wijesinha, Chairman/Managing Director, Dankotuwa Porcelain, accepting the award from President Mahinda Rajapaksa


Dankotuwa Porcelain received the export award for the Value Added Mineral and Mineral Based Products Sector for the year 2007 and 2008 and a merit award for 2009 at the recent Presidential Export Awards ceremony.

Over its 27 years of existence Dankotuwa has won many export awards at the Presidential Export Awards and at the National Chamber of Exporters (NCE) Awards. During the period when the Presidential Export Awards were not held Dankotuwa received awards at the NCE Awards and won the topmost award “Sri Lanka’s Most Outstanding Exporter of the Year” on three occasions in 1996, 1997 and 2004.

At the previous Presidential Export Awards ceremony in 2007 Dankotuwa received the award for the sector and the highest award “Sri Lankan Exporter of the Year – 2005”.