Brief description about salt industry and the company
Natural salt production from sea water is one of the traditionally industries in Sri Lanka coming fromthousands of years ago.
Commercial production of salt at Hambantota began in 1938 under the guidance of then Government Agent of Hambantota Mr. Leonard Woolf who brought the salterns under Salt Department. Salt Department was converted to Salt Corporation in 1970 and then in 1996 Lanka Salt Limited was formed to manage the salterns at Hambantota.
To be the leading provider of high-quality salt products in Sri Lanka and the region,
recognized for our commitment to excellence, innovation, and customer satisfaction.
At Lanka Salt, our mission is to produce and distribute salt products that meet the
highest standards of quality and safety while providing our customers with
exceptional value. We will achieve this mission by investing in advanced
technologies, collaborating with our partners, and continuously improving our
processes to meet the evolving needs of our customers. We are committed to
sustainability and responsible business practices that contribute to the betterment
of our community and the environment.