Sri Lanka, May 16 -- Haycarb PLC reported revenue of 20.9 billion rupees, profit before tax of 1.35 billion rupees and profit after tax of 1.08 billion rupees for financial year 2018/19.

The earnings per share of equity holders of the company increased to 32.16 rupees for the year.

The Chairman of Haycarb PLC and its parent company Hayleys PLC, Mohan Pandithage said that Haycarb posted noteworthy results through the execution of its strategic plan in a year of significant challenges in the raw material supply chain for the activated carbon business and adverse local business environment for the environmental engineering segment.

Haycarb PLC Managing Director, Rajitha Kariyawasan stated that the activated carbon business faced shortages a...