South Asia Gateway Terminals (Pvt) Ltd.
Port of Colombo, Sri Lanka

Vision & Mission


To be the best marine container terminal in the South Asia region and to be rated among the best container terminals in the world.


To build and operate a world-class facility at the Port of Colombo providing superior container terminal services to customers in a safe and consistent manner, ensuring highest level of productivity, efficiency and value for money. To set new standards and implement best practices for the benefit of the Port & Shipping industry, thereby meeting expectations of our shareholders and providing exemplary workplace environment to our employees.

Values and Best Practices


We will strive to ensure highest levels of integrity, consistency, transparency and ethical conduct maintained in all our endeavors without exception.


We respect and care for our customers, being the most valuable component of our business. We will endeavor to serve them better by offering superior services at the right price, and strengthen our customer relationships with maximum attention towards performing beyond their expectations.


We will constantly review our processes, re-invent ourselves, deploy new technology and embrace change. We will ensure that our business performance will remain ahead of the competition and will be at the forefront of the industry. We will place a major emphasis on new equipment and systems to complement business processes.


We value all our employees, linking rewards exclusively with performance and respecting the right of each individual to opportunities for his/her career development within the organization. We promote and practice team work and encourage and recognize individual contributions towards team effort. We are committed to providing a safe & healthy workplace for all employees and others who visit us.


We recognize the primary reason for our existence is to create value for our shareholders, consistently striving to exceed the expected returns on their investment by combining maximum efficiency with effective cost control.


SAGT is committed to implement best practices to protect the natural environment and the safety of our employees and visitors. We will provide leadership in environment protection and workplace safety to the community within which we operate.