The annual awards ceremony of Sadaharitha Plantations Ltd was held at Eagle’s Lake with its Chairman Sathis Nawaratne as the chief guest.
The marketing staff along with the employees of the other divisions who excelled during the year 2014 was felicitated at this ceremony.
Addressing the distinguished gathering Chairman Sathis Nawarathna stated that today many organisations world over revolve around protecting the environment in many ways and the concept of green economy has erupted as a result.
Sadaharitha entered into this 13 years back and today it has strengthened itself to face all future challenges and is confident of a bright future as commercial forestry would be a strong industry and a key player in a green economy in time to come, since it is a necessity to save and increase green cover to absorb carbon dioxide.
Sadaharitha currently focuses on agarwood, an aromatic fragrant resinous chemical substance formed in Aquilaria trees, which has an enormous value and a demand in the world market and also a short-term investment compared to other species in the commercial forestry and moving away from its previous projects such as mahogani, rambutan, teak and sandalwood.
As the current market leader of the commercial forestry industry Sadaharitha has created job opportunities for over 1200 employees and a trustworthy customer base of over 22000 is considered as its main strength.
Its product distribution consists of 25 branches and close upon 500 sales staff committed to serve the customer base ensuring entire satisfaction.