Friday, July 28, 2017 - 01:00
Battawatte Estate, Madulsima, realised an all-time record price of Rs. 780per kilo for sale of its Orange Pekoe (OP) grade offered at the Colombo Tea Auction July 25/26. This sale broke the previous record of Rs. 740 per kg.
Battawatte Estate is part of Madulsima Plantations PLC. Teas were purchased by Basilur Tea Export (Pvt) Ltd and marketed by Asia Siyaka Commodities PLC.