GRI is a leading producer of Specialty Tires in Sri Lanka with offices in 9 countries and sales in over 50 countries around the world. We produce high-performance Agriculture, Construction and Material Handling Tires.
We deliver high-grade specialty tires that are built sustainably using pure natural rubber at our advanced production plants in Sri Lanka. Our state-of-the-art factory is the largest in Sri Lanka to produce specialty tires and the ﬁrst to produce radial agriculture tires. Technological innovation, engineering strength and operational excellence have powered GRI through rapid growth to become a leader in specialty tires.
Having built a strong reputation in Material Handling industrial solid tires since 2002, GRI embarked to produce a compelling range of Agriculture and Construction tires in Sri Lanka in 2018. We built a new factory, with some of the best tire building machines and started production in April 2018. Customers have found GRI to be an attractive alternative to their current suppliers and ﬁnd an advantage in selling a new product line from a new country of origin.
GRI ensures its commitment to sustainability and environmental protection by the way we develop new products, generate our power, build our tires, recycle our waste, and manage our water systems. Environmentally sustainable growth is our strategic goal, both now and for generations to come.
GRI is certified in ISO 9001:2015 - Quality Management, ISO 50001: 2011 – Energy Management and ISO 14001:2004 Environmental Management.
2020 – Launched over 200 new specialty tires within 2 years in the new production plant.
2019 - Acquired the NORTIRE Group in Northern Europe and AXIS Tires Group in Australia.
2018 – Inaugurated the new Advanced Specialty Tire production plant in Sri Lanka.
2017 – Laid the foundation for a new specialty tire plant and launched GLOBESTAR WT (Wide Tread) solid tire range.
2016 – Launched a portfolio of pneumatic Specialty Tires.
2015 - Opened distribution & service centre in Melbourne, Australia.
2014 - Opened distribution & service centre in Brisbane, Australia.
2013 - Automation of production line and expansion of the engineering facility.
2011 - Launched PEAKMASTER Premium solid tires and opened sales offices in Netherlands & Germany.
2011 – Commissioned the 2nd Industrial Solid Tire production plant with capacity of 400,000 tires per year.
2008 - Launched ULTIMATE XT Premium Plus solid tires and PERFORMER solid tire range.
2003 - Opened sales offices in USA & France.
2002 – Launched GLOBESTAR Universal solid tire range.
2002 – Commissioned the 1st Industrial Solid Tire production plant.
From farms to warehouses to construction sites and ports; GRI offers high-performance specialty tires that have exceeded customer expectations. GRI produces tires for specialty applications that operate under diverse conditions. We use our deep industry expertise to produce high-grade tires.
GRI tires are designed, developed and manufactured at some of the most advanced production plants in Sri Lanka that are equipped with state of art manufacturing units and efficient operating procedures. GRI’s commitment to sustainability is evident through our 1.2-Megawatt solar panels on the plant rooftop, biomass boilers and fully recyclable waste and water management systems. Our new production plant is a testament to the pioneering spirit and values embodied by all at GRI. Our core values are evident in every aspect of the company.
We strive to inspire courage and greatness in everything we do and everyone we interact with. And we build lifelong relationships with our customers and suppliers. GRI utilizes premium quality pure natural rubber from Sri Lanka, which ranks amongst the top five natural rubber product nations in the world. We also use other advanced raw material components to produce high-grade specialty tires.
Business today is complex, ambiguous and uncertain. To help you advance and attain your goals, you need something that is completely the opposite. GRI tires are robustly engineered and relentlessly tested to give you assured performance, so you can get a grip on things that really matter to you. Whatever your ambition, GRI will get you there.
Everything we do is meaningful, deliberate and decisive.
We never give up in our drive to excel.
We strive to be ahead, always thinking of the future.
We thirst for knowledge.
We are driven with energy and emotion to be ambitious.
We stand by our word, values and principles.
We care about everyone and everything we do.