On 26.07.2018 in Daily news paper, Mr. Shiran Fernando/ President of Canned Fish Manufacturers Association stated that they are able to meet the demand for canned fish in the local market with a ‘ little encouragement from the government ’.

On 21.06.2018 in Daily news paper, CFMASL/ President of Mr. Shiran Fernando at a Press briefing discussion stated that there was no parasite in local canned fish products. He further expressed that their association could give an assurance to the public that its products were totally free from parasites.  

International certifier Friend of the Sea has awarded Tropic Sri Lanka, one of Sri Lanka’s main tuna processors, for the company’s commitment towards conserving yellowfin tuna in the Indian Ocean.