Maijan Tea Sells For Rs 70,501/kg At Tea Auction In Guwahati
GUWAHATI: After Manohari Gold tea from Assam’s Dibrugarh district sold for a whopping Rs 50,000 per kilogram, a line of Golden Tips from Maijan Tea Estate of The Assam Company Ltd sold at a new record price of Rs 70,501 per kg.
This tea was purchased by Mundhra Tea Company of Guwahati and will be shared between their clients Steven Plaizier from Belgium and Namhah Marketing, a Guwahati based online tea store.
It is to be mentioned that Maijan teas were competed for by two other buyers.
Prakash Chajjer of Arihant Tea Company said he had an enquiry from an NRI based in California but his bid of Rs 70,100 fell short of the winning bid.