International Tea Day auction: mjunction sells 580 kg of premium tea at average price of Rs 324 per kg

mjunction services limited, a B2B e-commerce company, on Tuesday organised the Special International Tea Day auction where a total of 580 kgs of premium tea was sold at an average price of Rs 324 per kg. mjunction had displayed a catalogue of premium Assam CTC marks like Bahani, Narayanpur Panbarry, Tirual, Rungliting, Joya, Nagabari from Nagaland, and premium handcrafted teas from Diroibam, Pabhojan. Pu’er Tea from Gauripur was also on offer.
Gauripur PU’ER tea fetched Rs 9000 per kg, which is a record price in its category. PU’ER tea is a special type of tea, where the green leaf is compressed and cured for a few years.
Mr Nilesh Divekar of Shangrila Enterprise who purchased the PU’ER tea thanked mjunction for the support provided to them. He assured continued support to quality teas, especially artisan teas created with innovative ideas.
Mr Jayant Jalan of Absolute Tea said, “Since its inception Absolute Tea has been procuring quality tea from the states of Assam, Darjeeling and Arunachal Pradesh. The Assam CTC produced by Bahani and offered at Jorhat was of high quality. We have continued our legacy of paying a deserving price for the tea, which we intend to sell via our website”
mjunction launched its e-marketplace for tea in 2020 in Jorhat of Assam. Its seller base is spread across the entire Northeast and buyers are spread all over India. Today’s event organised by mjunction elicited positive responses from buyers and sellers alike.