The United Nilgiri Tea Estates Co. Ltd.
Chamraj Estate Po, The Nilgiris, Tamil Nadu, 643204, India
The United Nilgiri Tea Estates Co. Ltd., was Established in 1922 is the largest manufacturer exporter of Orthodox, Organic and green teas. Organic teas are certified by IMO, Switzerland since 1996. UNTE has its 90 year old plantations situated at an elevation of 1800-2400 mts above MSL in the ‘Blue Mountains’ of the Nilgiris, South India. Our Company is a part of the 2 billion USD Chennai based Amalgamations Group. The Company produces 6 million kilograms of tea annually at Chamraj & Korakundah.\r\n\r\nKorakundah Estate is the highest tea garden in the world (7,920 ft above MSL). Realizing the immense potential for high quality teas in the export market. UNTE’s Chamraj Factory has been one of the first in the plantation sector to be ISO 9001 certified. All processes of tea making from cultivation to packing also follows the highest standards of quality. Today, some of the finest teas to be found at tea auctions worldwide happen to come from UNTE gardens. The Company caters to the premium tea markets of France, Denmark, U.K., U.S.A, Germany, Netherlands, Japan and Australia. Our Orthodox , Green Tea & Organic teas are manufactured and placed for auctions as well as direct exports to a host of countries. UNTE is certified ISO 14001:2004 by BVQI and are also certified by JAS (Japanese Agricultural Standard) for Korakundah Estate (Organic garden) . UNTE is an approved source for those using Fairtrade Label. UNTE is Ethical Tea Partnership Certified for all our Gardens.