Samson Rubber Products (Pvt) Ltd., a subsidiary of DSI Samson Group clinched the Silver Award (Runner – Up) for the Manufacturing Non Traditional Sector at the National Business Excellence Awards 2015 (NBEA 2015 ) at Hilton Colombo organized by the NCCSL recently.
The award was received by Sajith Rajapaksa - CEO of Samson Rubber Products (Pvt) Ltd. Samson Rubber Products (Pvt) Ltd. is a leading manufacturer that has expanded its local and overseas market footprint. The indomitable spirit with unflinching perseverance laid the path for its achievement.
The company has ventured into many export markets and caters to a large customer base. Samson Rubber Products is one of the main moulded rubber products exporters in the country which dominates the world market. It is one of the renowned manufacturers of Solid Tyres in Sri Lanka and currently exports solid tyres and other moulded rubber products such as Hockey Pucks, Rubber Tarp Straps, Rubber Ferrules, Mats, Caster Wheels to North America, European Union, Australia & New Zealand and Asia. The total revenue for 2014/2015 increased while the export revenue reflects a 40 percent growth compared with the 2013/2014 financial year.
The company has shown an impressive growth in exports during the past couple of years by acquiring new markets, products and customers with the export revenue of past financial year (2014/2015) comprising 82 percent. The company’s past performances were continuously accredited with many awards. The company focuses on human capital development, continuous improvement and expansion of capacity to ensure an efficient customer service while investing in product innovation through research & development. The company’s strategic investment in modern machinery and engineering provides a competitive edge over the competitors. The company is a proud recipient of ISO 9001: 2008 quality certificate for quality consistency. Further, the company ensures managing the internal functions efficiently by focusing on smooth functioning ERP Systems such as IFS.
With 20 years of experience, the company strives to secure its main corporate values such as social responsibility, respect for customers, transparency, continuous improvement of processes, systems and procedures and professionalism.
Team work, customer relationship and observance of quality standards enabled the company to gain recognition. The company hopes to expand its reach internationally with a wide range of products. The primary aim of the company is continuous expansion in the global market.