GPA Group acquired the Belgachi Tea Estate in 2010, a 2500-acre Tea Garden and Tea Factory, which was declared a sick unit in the year 2010. Its annual capacity was 2 lac Kgs. Today the estate manufactures 1.5 million Kgs of Tea every year and gives employment to more than 1500 people.
Belgachi produces Black CTC which is widely consumed all over the world. It is also developing Oolong and green tea quality. It supplies tea to all parts of the country. It also exports its product to Godfray Philips.
Total capacity of the estate is 2.5 million Kgs and it aims to run at 90% of the capacity next year.