About the Company
Central Industries Limited is a public quoted Company listed on the Colombo Stock Exchange and a member of the prestigious Central Finance Group which is one of Sri Lanka’s leading finance houses.
Established in 1984, Central Industries commenced with the manufacture of "National PVC" pipes and fittings. "National PVC" revolutionized the PVC pipe industry in Sri Lanka by being the first brand of PVC pipes to be manufactured to locally and internationally accepted standards. “National PVC” was the first PVC pipe in Sri Lanka to be certified compliant to SLS 947. “National PVC” fittings were the first PVC fittings to be certified compliant to SLS 659. Ever since, Central Industries has always ensured that the products manufactured by the company conform to the heights quality standards. In continuing this quest for quality in all areas that Central Industries ventured in to, The Company was the first PVC manufacturer in Sri Lanka to be awarded the ISO 9001 – 2000 (formerly ISO 9000) Quality Systems certification by the Sri Lanka Standards Institution (under the aegis of ……………)
The company has over the years diversified its manufacturing base from the initial products of Rigid PVC Pipes and Fittings to now include PVC Solvent Cement, PE Pipes, PVC Flexible Corrugated Conduits, PVC Flexible Hoses, PE Storage Tanks, Stainless Steel Storage Tanks and most recently Electrical Switches and Sockets.
The diversification is ably driven by an aggressive R&D division backed by the stringency of the Quality Assurance division and the culture of the organization which is finely attuned to customer preferences.
The marketing and distribution channel in Sri Lanka is organized to service a variety of customers, with dedicated staff assigned to assist the large corporate customer as well as the single home builder fulfill their specific requirements.