Rooibos Ltd was one of the sponsors of the 19th Annual General Meeting of the Tea Exporters Association (TEA) which took place in Colombo, Sri Lanka, on 31 August 2018. A large number of participants including diplomats, senior government officials and tea trade members were present at the event. This was the second consecutive year that Rooibos Ltd co-sponsored the AGM.
The Honourable Ranil Wickremesinghe, Prime Minister of Sri Lanka, was the chief guest while the Honourable Navin Dissanayake, Minister of Plantation Industries, was the guest of honour at the event. The keynote speaker was Mr Nathan Sivagananathan, Chief Growth Officer and a member of the MAS Apparel Board.
The logo of Rooibos Ltd was displayed at the event and will also appear on the TEA AGM website for three months. A video clip of Rooibos Ltd was shown at the cocktail and networking event.
Jayantha Karunaratne, chairman of TEA, thanked Rooibos Ltd for being one of the associate sponsors of the AGM, saying, “We look forward to continue working with you in a mutually beneficial manner in the future”.