At this week’s tea auction, an invoice of BOP1A Grade from New Hopewell Estate, Balangoda achieved an all-time Colombo Tea Auction record price of Rs. 800 per kg in the Low Grown Category.
This tea was purchased by Kaushalya Teas Ltd. and was sold through the catalogue of Lanka Commodity Brokers Ltd.
New Hopewell Factory manufacturers some of the best Low Grown region teas and is now amongst the best established marks on offer at the Colombo Tea Auctions.
Kanchana Fernanado, Manager of this estate, ensures a high quality standard of manufacture and regularly monitors quality at different stages of production under the guidance of the Managing Director Ranjan Walpola. This estate is managed by Senhora Group Ltd.