The Veddagala Tea Factory, situated in Lenagala, has achieved an all-time record price at the weekly tea auction held on August 4, 2020, by securing an attractive price of Rs.1550 per kilogramme, for the PEK1 grade in the Low Grown category. This line was purchased by Shan Teas (Pvt.) Ltd. The Veddagala Tea Factory is managed by Devora Group and is owned by Dr. Nishantha Nanayakkara.
The sale was conducted by Ceylon Tea Brokers PLC.