HIPG is a public-private partnership between the Government of Sri Lanka and China Merchants Port Holdings, a world-renowned port operator with a significant presence in all aspects of the shipping industry.
We are mission-driven to become a world-class sea port with global connectivity, raising the standard of integrated logistics services providing best-in-class solutions to meet the changing needs of our customers.
We will achieve this through… total customer focus, innovative solutions, dedication and commitment of our team, use of state of the art technologies with continuously evolving management practices, and maintaining sustainable business growth accomplished with care for society and environment resulting in superior gains to all our stakeholders.
We provide a wide range of client and industry-specific services to ensure that your fleets remain in running condition. The services include bunkering, ship repairs, ship chandlers, sea marshals, underwater services, surveys, crew changes, and a Seaman Club, which is currently under construction.
The seven square kilometer maritime industrial park lies in the heart of the Port of Hambantota. Sitting at the crossroads of east-west sea trade, the zone is a one of a kind location. Its free port policy is guided by a master plan that focuses on the dynamic needs of today’s shippers and manufacturers, providing incentives in import, export and re-export.
We are positioning the Hambantota Port to be the one-stop logistics platform that caters to all our customers, offering an integrated package that could be tailor made to your needs. Backed by Hambantota’s geographic location, we offer an unparalleled experience of air and sea connectivity.
At HIPG we value every start-up entrepreneur within our industrial zone. We aim to help you reduce the cost of launching the enterprise, by providing tenure and linking your business to the resources required to start and scale.