Established in 1841, we have a 174 year-old heritage and trading history.
Mackwoods fine tea is produced directly on our own estates – we manage 27,000 acres of tea, rubber and oil palm estates in Sri Lanka.
Our Mackwoods Labookellie Estate tea factory is the first black tea factory in Sri Lanka to be awarded ISO 90001:2000 Certification from SGS, UK and also obtained HACCP Certification in compliance with EU regulations.
We provide a full range of unblended Single Estate Black Teas in different grades, as well as a full range Flavoured Teas, Infusions and Connoisseurs Teas including Silver Tips and Golden Tips.
We are one of the few companies worldwide, who provide Single Estate Unblended Teas in a tea bag form.
We are one of the few companies worldwide to be accorded the unique privilege of presenting our Connoisseurs Tea –“The Queen’s Golden Jubilee Blend”, created to commemorate Her Majesty’s Golden Jubilee, at Buckingham Palace.
We are committed to the environment and we have an extensive programme of replanting and reforestation. Our agro forestry reserves bear ample testimony to this.
We are committed to our local community and provide housing, education programmes, crèches, recreation, health and religious facilities.
We were deeply priviledged to be graced by the presence of His Royal Highness The Prince of Wales in November 2014