Associated Battery Manufacturers (Ceylon) Limited specializes in manufacturing the
widest range of Lead Acid Batteries from 25Ah to 200Ah capacity under the brand names Exide, Lucas,
and Dagenite. In addition to the Automotive Lead Acid Batteries produced by the company, it also
produces Deep cycle Batteries for Solar and Trawler boat applications.
Incorporated as a Limited Company in the year 1960 by Brown & Company and in Partnership with Exide
Industries India, ABM was founded in technical collaboration with British Batteries who were the
largest manufacturers of batteries in the world at that time.
Despite the tremendous competition imposed by the imported batteries, since its inception, ABM has
successfully remained in the local market as the market leader. This accomplishment can be
attributed to the fact that the Company produces premium quality, tropicalized Batteries which suit
the local climactic conditions and and rugged roads.
Today the Company receives technical assistance from Exide Industries Limited in India which
largest automotive battery manufacturers in the whole of South-East Asia.