Ceciliyan Tea Factory situated in the Sabaragamuwa Region has achieved an all-time record price of Rs. 730 per kg for a Low Grown BPS grade at the weekly tea auction held on 26 August, surpassing the previous record of Rs. 710 per kg. This line of tea was purchased by M/s. Enrich Tea & Food Exports Ltd. and was marketed by Forbes & Walker Tea Brokers Ltd.
This CTC Tea Factory is owned and managed by Ceciliyan Associates Ltd., a family business in its third generation. The factory is ISO 22000:2005 Food Safety Management Systems, ISO 14,000 and Ethical Tea Partnership certified. Ceciliyan was awarded the Gold Award in the Low Grown category (Sabaragamuwa Region) in 2018 by the Tea Exporters Association.