Jan 14, 2017

Lanka Commodity Brokers & Ceylon Tea Brokers licence cancelled? Featured

Two main tea brokering houses Lanka Commodity Brokers and Ceylon Tea Brokers are being investigated by the Tea Board, Sri Lanka Mirror reliably learns.

Lanka Commodity Brokers is a company affiliated to Akbar Brothers.

This company is facing allegations of purchasing low quality tea from the market instead of from their estates and exporting it. Investigations have been initiated against Lanka Commodity Brokers based on these allegations while Ceylon Tea Brokers too are facing similar allegations.

Ceylon Tea Brokers is a company owned by Ajith Fernando.