About Us

Ceyship – Our Service Promise, “Committed to Service Excellence”

We deliver this promise through building Trust, Reliability, Commitment, Sincerity and Promptness in service

Ceyship was established by the late A.R.M. Lafir in the year 1972 and is today an established Port Agent in Sri Lanka. Ceyship provides complete end-to-end requirements for a host of vessels calling the Ports of Sri Lanka.

Four decades of experience gives Ceyship the insight to practically understand the needs of Ship Owners and Operators and stay focused on the task at hand. Ensuring a quick turnaround whilst keeping costs low has been a trademark of Ceyship’s effective port agency handling.

We further provide Ancillary Services for Offshore Ship Supplies, Crew Transfers, Ship Supplies Off port and In port and Transfer of Ship Spares.

Our service goes beyond just providing a service, it's about building relationships. Over the years we have earned the trust of many international companies and individuals, Ship Owners, Operators and the like. Today our relationship with our clients is conducted on a more personal basis. We guard our clients’ business secrets and strive to assist them in every circumstance, earning the trust of our clients by being recognized as a "PART OF THE FAMILY". We are truly proud of this achievement.

With Ceyship you can rest assured the job will get done promptly and cost effectively.

Meet the Team

With 40 Years of providing specialist shipping solutions Ceyship has gained the trust and goodwill of clients and Ship Owners from all around the world.

Ceyship is today headed by M. Shaihan Lafir, a professional who specializes in delivering service excellence. His experience spans international consulting and managing several shipping companies locally and overseas. Along with Shaihan, Ceyship has a dynamic, young and experienced team driving the Organization. We always strive to address the principal’s/partners’ needs. We have leveraged our experience and balanced the team to provide effective, prompt and reliable services.



Mr. M.Shaihan Lafir

Managing Director/CEOEmail : shaihan@ceyship.com
Mobile : +94 777681182,+60129150764

Mr. M. T. A. M. Muneer

Head - Group FinanceEmail : muneer@ceyship.com
Mobile : +94777588715

Mr. S. W. S. R. Sampath

Assistant Manager - OperationsEmail : docs@ceyship.com
Mobile : +94718994525

Mr. W. D. A. Perera

Assistant Manager - TradeEmail : union@ceyship.com
Mobile : +94713167166

Mr. M. U. A. Cader

Assistant ManagerEmail: ops2@ceyship.com
Mobile :+94771559666

Mr. A. R. M. Rawaha

Assistant Manager - Accounts Email:accounts@ceyship.com
Mobile : +94778439455

Mr. Gayan Shamal

Business Development / Projects Email: gayan@ceyship.com
Mobile : +94 713167166