National Agribusiness Awards 2013
To recognise institutions in the agricultural sector, the National
Agribusiness Council will organise the Annual Agribusiness Awards for
the eighth consecutive time concurrently with the Ag-Biz and Profood
Trade fair at BMICH on August 25.
Last year, the national gold award was won by Kurunegala Plantations
Limited for their outstanding performance during the year as a state
The silver award went to HJS Condiments (Pvt) Ltd for their
remarkable growth. CIC Feeds (Pvt) Ltd won the bronze award for serving
the animal husbandry sector with quality feed. The special merit award
was won by Jinasena (Pvt) Ltd for their innovation of 'Processed Tea
The National Agribusiness Awards are in recognition of performance
and contribution by the formal business sector to develop agribusiness
in Sri Lanka.
The awards will be sector based, grouped into Small, Medium and Large
category while segmented into the sectors of input suppliers, services,
producers, processors and marketeers. The selection will be based on
Business Overview, Financial Management, Human Resource Management,
Social Impact and Sector Specific performance. The applications will be
evaluated by a competent panel of agriculturalists, accountants and
marketing consultants from the private and public sectors.