China signs MoU with Sri Lanka to sell tea via online platform
The Sri Lanka Tea Board signed a Memorandum of Understanding with Fujian StarChina International Trade Co Ltd to establish an online and offline marketing platform for Ceylon tea, yesterday (08).
Fujian StarChina International is a subsidiary of Bennie Tea Industry Co Ltd, a leading enterprise of agricultural industrialization integrating tea planting, finishing, research, and development since 1998.
This MoU is expected to enhance the cooperation between Sri Lanka and China, ensure the quality of tea, meet standards of quality tea, and to distribute Ceylon Tea in China via a single platform. The Chinese representatives are due to import at least 04 million kg of Pure Ceylon Tea via the platform for this year.