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Sri Lanka tea production back to normal in February
Wed, Mar 24, 2010, 06:41 pm SL Time, ColomboPage News Desk, Sri Lanka.
Mar 24, Colombo: The Sri Lanka Tea Board (SLTB) statistics have revealed that the country's tea production in February has recovered from the effects of drought and economic crisis experienced in 2009.
According to statistics, the tea out put of 12.9 million kilos in February 2009 has increased to 23.5 million kilos in February this year.
Tea brokers have however forecasted that the crop for this month would be lower than normal because of drought this year.