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Amalean joins Hayleys knitted textiles board

Mr. Mahesh Amalean, a leading personality in Sri Lanka’s garment industry, has joined the board of Hayleys ADC MGT Limited, the Hayleys associate manufacturing knitted fabrics for the garment industry.

This company has accreditation to some big names in the international apparel retail business like Marks and Spencer, Next, Tesco, British Home Stores, Mother Care and Sainsbury.

Well informed trade sources said that Amalean has a small investment in Hayleys ADC MGT and his entry into the board strengthens the marketing side of the business.

This company has been supplying the local garments industry with knitted fabric in competition with manufacturers in countries like Korea and Taiwan and other South East Asian locations.

"Buying their requirements here helps to bring down inventory cost for the apparel industry in Sri Lanka," Hayleys Chairman Sunil Mendis said.

Hayleys ADC MGT have Australian specialists overlooking the knitting and dyeing operations in the factory.


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