With Assam tea making headlines for quite a while now, today, in another proud moment for the Guwahati Tea Auction Center (GTAC), a single line of 1.1 kg of ‘Golden Needle’ tea from Donyi Polo Tea Estate of Arunachal Pradesh had been sold by the Contemporary Tea Brokers at a record price of Rs 75000/- per kg in GTAC sale number 34
The Secretary of Guwahati Tea Auction Buyers Association (GTABA) Dinesh Bihani in an official statement said “The same tea estate had last year set a record when their tea was sold for Rs. 39000/- kg.
This teas are brought by Chattarsingh Narendra Kumar for its Client Absolute Tea run by Jayant.
Jalan said, “We had bought Donyipolo Golden Needles and World Championship winning tea from Halmari in the past few years, the response has been superb with people loving the tea. We expect a similar response this year.” Our customers are fascinated to drink speciality teas and are eager to know what the Industry is producing.
Satyanjoy Hazarika (Managing Director Tea) of Contemporary Brokers, said, “The tea was made from the tips of selected clones by skilled artisans,Bihani further said that these teas do not draw the real picture of the tea Industry but the Industry should appreciate these producers who are making top notch teas and are making a Name for Indian Tea Industry in the World”