About Us

Hayleys PLC, Sri Lanka Multinational Conglomerate, started operations as Charles P. Hayleys& Co. in 1878, and has diversified its activities into many spheres. Hayleys Agriculture, was formed in the 1950's to cover up Agriculture needs of Sri Lanka. The Hayleys group ventured into its export oriented agriculture based project in 1988, to supplying gherkins processed in brine to pickle producers in Australia, Europe, Japan, New Zealand and USA.

HJS Condiments Limited formed in September 1993, with Joint venture partnership from Japan and Europe to produce value added gherkins and other pickles vegetables in retail packs to fast food chains, restaurants, hotels and supermarkets. Currently, HJS Condiments has expanded markets to cover North American and European countries with several business partners, fast food chains, etc.

The company currently has several production lines and production lines and accounts for over 43% of the island's total fruit and vegetable exports, spanning more than 43 countries worldwide.

The company maintains and annually renews its ISO 9000, ISO 14000, Kosher, ISO 22000, SA 8000, OHSAS, carbon conscious manufacturer, water conscious manufacturer, Star K Kosher, British Retail Consortium and HALAL Certification and approvals to supply processed gherkins to world renowned brands.

The state of art processing facility helps the company to maintain highest hygienic and quality standards throughout the production process.

Our Certifications

Our Vision

"To be a leading pickle and exotic fruit manufacturer in Asia and to remain the No. 1 fruit and vegetable supplier and exporter in Sri Lanka."


“To be preferred No. 1 fruit and vegetable supplier in South East Asia contributing to excellence in Agricultural products"

  • Semi-processed and processed whole, sliced fruits and vegetables to food processors, fast food chains, hotels, hospitals, restaurants, supermarkets & departmental stores with an exclusive supply chain for Gherkins, Red Bell Pepper, Guindilla, Jalapeno pepper, pineapple, papaya, Mango and banana.

  • Organic and conventional fruits and vegetables in wet or dried form and also in the form of juices

  • Pure coconut based products such as coconut water, coconut milk, and virgin coconut oil to supermarkets and food processors.

Our Factories

Alawwa Processing Factory

Padiyathalawa Processing Factory