HNB and Brown & Company agree to offer attractive rental facilities for agricultural machinery
Saturday, July 2, 2022, 10:21 a.m. SL time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
July 2, Colombo: Sri Lanka’s leading private bank, HNB PLC, has teamed up with Brown & Company PLC, the most trusted and preferred partner of customers, to offer exclusive leasing packages for state-of-the-art agricultural machinery.
The partnership between industry leaders will offer customers purchasing Browns Yanmar and Sumo harvesters and Massey Ferguson and TAFE tractors exclusive discounts and attractive benefits.
The MoU was signed in a special ceremony at the premises of Browns Agriculture in Dewanampiyatissa Mawatha, Maradana in the presence of Deputy Managing Director of HNB – Retail & SME Banking Sanjay Wijemanne and Brown’s Chief Operating Officer & Company PLC Cluster Sanjaya Nissanka.
“The agricultural sector employs almost 30% of the workforce and has the potential to become one of the biggest importers in the country. Given the challenges we face as a country today, we have worked doubly hard to provide our industry customers with the most convenient and beneficial payment solutions for investing in a wide range of agricultural machinery. We are delighted to have renewed our longstanding partnership with Brown & Company to bring this opportunity to farmers across the island,” said Sanjay Wijemanne, Deputy Managing Director of HNB – Retail & SME Banking.
The partnership involves an attractive rental package with low interest rates and personalized repayment facilities, tailored to each client’s budget and income. HNB customers will also be offered the Prestige Prime credit card, with the bank waiving first-year annual fees. The card will give customers access to unique discounts on automotive products, maintenance, spare parts, tires and batteries.
Dedicated to meeting a wide range of automotive needs, HNB General Insurance will provide additional benefits to customers through cost-effective auto and life insurance plans. This includes discounted car insurance premiums for customers and free life insurance coverage.
“At Browns, we operate with our customers’ best interests at heart and are delighted to offer a diverse range of agricultural machinery coupled with state-of-the-art technology, our renowned and impeccable after-sales service and a wide selection of spare parts. We look forward to strengthening partnerships of this nature to continue to provide valued customers with unmatched pricing and rental options,” said Sanjaya Nissanka, Cluster Chief Operating Officer Brown & Company PLC.
Customers who wish to purchase TAFE tractors will be entitled to free registration and four-door services without labor charges, in addition to a 24-month/2000-hour warranty and a 12-month warranty. /1000 hours for Massey Ferguson tractors.
Browns YANMAR harvesters purchased under the HNB promotion will be entitled to three free in-home services and a six-month/600-hour labor warranty. Customers who purchase Browns world SUMO harvesters will be entitled to three free in-home services and a six month/300 labor hour warranty.