Tata Tea History
Tata Tea was incorporated on 18th October 1962, as a privatelimited company and was converted into a public limited companyon 8th May, 1963. The Company Cultivates tea, coffee, cardamom,etc., plantations and manufacturing, selling and exporting instanttea and blended and packeted teas.
It has a factory at Munnar (Kerala) for the manufacture of instanttea and blending and packaging factories at Bangalore (Karnataka)and Naine, Allahabad (U.P.).
Tata Tea was the first tea company in India to set up processing andpacking facilities at the tea estates itself. Tata Tea's CTC factory atKakajan in Assam processes nearly 0.1mn kg of tea per day.
The Tata Tea group is the world’s second largest global branded teaoperation with a presence in over 60 countries. The prominentcompanies in the group are Tata Tea, the UK-based Tetley groupand Tata Coffee.