MRF Lanka which is a 100% subsidiary of MRF India was registered in Sri Lanka in June 2005 and the plant commenced its operations in August 2006 with 5 staff and 6 workers. Today in its 10th year, this unit located in Dankotuwa industrial area, has registered a turnover of over Rs 450 million for the year ended September 2014. This unit manufactures the entire range of re-treading products and they are sold not only in the island country but 50% of its production is exported globally.
New equipments have been installed for increasing production and improving quality of the products. This has also ensured additional employment to more Sri Lankans.
The unit has inaugurated its new registered office for which the Chairman and Managing Director of MRF, K M Mammen was present. Speaking on the occasion, Mammen said that MRF Lanka being their first overseas operation will always have a special place and expected MRF Lanka to grow further in the coming years.