A Baur & Co. (Pvt.) Ltd.

Baurs was established in 1897 in Colombo and employs over 600 people in the various segments of the Company - Import, Export, Distribution, Manufacturing and Agency Business in Agriculture, Healthcare, Industrial Raw Materials, Exports, Airlines, Travel, Optics, Machinery and Engineering.

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Our Vision

We want to be the leading privately-owned company in Sri Lanka that is admired for:

  • Delighting customers.
  • Pleasing shareholders.
  • Being fair in all its dealings with value chain partners.
  • Being the best place to work for employees.
  • Being a socially responsible member of the society.

Our Mission

  • The mission of Baurs is to work with its stakeholders to find creative solutions to assist in the transformation of Sri Lanka into a modern economy.

Our Values

  • The values rest on its heritage of individual and corporate integrity.
  • The company values its sense of responsibility towards society.


The company values:

  • Contribution of all staff irrespective of position.
  • Respect for both the individual as a person and for the office he/she holds.
  • Fairness and transparency in all dealings between staff and management.
  • Readiness of staff to accept stretched goals to enhance performance and individual development.
  • Teamwork.