Product portfolio expansion to support export revenue earnings
Announces launch of DIY portfolio for local markets
2022 an inflection point; Alumex tops the industry for export contributions, good
governance and business excellence
Alumex PLC, a leading manufacturer of high-quality aluminium profiles and a subsidiary of the
Hayleys Group, has set its sights on expanding its value-added offerings and solidifying its position as
the leading exporter in the industry.
With a string of national recognitions bestowed by major awarding bodies in 2022, Alumex PLC is
well on its way to making a significant impact on the local and global market.
The manufacturer is now launching an exciting new DIY (do-it-yourself) product portfolio for the
local market. Consisting of wide range of products, the new range will cater to the needs of the
residential market segments offering uniquely innovative solutions for their homes.
Following on investments channelled into its state-of-the-art melting plant at Sapugaskanda, Alumex
will continue to drive sustainable innovation in the construction sector with the launch of its ground-
breaking low-carbon aluminium range: ‘Ozon’ and Re_AI.
“The past two years have been challenging for us all. However, the success of our future and our
resilience in overcoming these difficulties are anchored in our ability to expand our export portfolio,
generate much-needed revenue and look after our industry stakeholders.
“In working towards this vision, we will continue to add new products to drive export revenue
while strengthening our training and capacity-building sessions for fabricators, craftsmen, students
and professionals to enhance and create industry experts who can support our vision,” Alumex
Managing Director Pramuk Dediwela.
Alumex won prestigious awards in 2022 across multiple illustrious platforms and facets of business
including the Gold Award – Machinery & Light Engineering Products Sector – 2022 NCE Export
Awards for the outstanding achievement of introducing aluminium extrusions to Sri Lanka’s export
The manufacturer further strengthened its reputation among industry heavyweights with a Gold
Award and a Top 10 Winners rank at the CNCI Achiever Award 2022, and by topping the
Manufacturing Sector at the National Business Excellence Awards.
Further solidifying its reputation of transparent reporting to its stakeholders, Alumex won
international acclaim with Gold – Manufacturing category for its integrated report, at the CA Sri
Lanka’s TAGS Awards 2022 and the Bronze Award – Best Annual Report at the Asia Integrated
Reporting Awards 2021. Similarly, the company was ranked among the Top 10 Best Integrated
Reporting Awards – CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2022.
“The awards won in 2022 reflect the hard work and dedication of our team and serve as an
inspiration for us to continue setting new standards of excellence,” said Dediwela.
Founded in 1986, Alumex PLC is a subsidiary of Sri Lankan multinational and diversified
conglomerate Hayleys Group. Alumex is a fully integrated manufacturer of aluminium profiles in Sri
Lanka. Endorsed with over 35 years of industry expertise, the company develops and manufactures
aluminium extrusions for an extensive suite of applications and systems, such as the fabrication of
doors, windows, shop fronts, curtain walls and other specialised commercial applications, including
globally renowned aluminium proprietary door, window and façade systems under license.
With a wide range of architectural, residential and industrial products made available through its
national and retail distribution system, Alumex provides customers with products on par with the
highest international standards. Alumex exports its pre-engineered products to the USA, UK,
Canada, Australia, New Zealand, Italy and Germany.
Winner, National Level (Extra Large Category Under Manufacturing Sector), CNCI
Achiever of Industrial Excellence – 2022, Awarded by The Ceylon National Chamber of Industries
Winner, Manufacturing Sector (Group Turnover Upto LKR 10 Bn) at the TAGS Awards
– 2022, Awarded by The Institute of Chartered Accountants of Sri Lanka
Winner, Manufacturing – Engineering Sector, at the National Business Excellence Awards, Awarded by the National Chamber of Commerce Sri Lanka
Winner, Large Category Machinery & Light Engineering Products Sector, at the NCE Export Awards 2022, Awarded by the National Chamber of Exporters of Sri Lanka
Ten Best Integrated Reports Award, at the CMA Excellence in Integrated Reporting Awards 2022, Awarded by the Institute of Certified Management Accountants of Sri Lanka
Top 10 Award Winner, CNCI Achiever of Industrial Excellence 2022, Awarded by The Ceylon National Chamber of Industries
Bronze Award, at the 7th Asia Integrated Reporting Awards 2021, Awarded by CSR Works International