Merrill J. Fernando, Founder of Dilmah tea speaks to BBCIn China, tea is a medicinal remedy.

In India - no conversation is complete without it. And in the UK - it's the answer to everything.

Tea is a global industry is worth around bn, and competition is tough. The BBC's Asia Business Correspondent Karishma Vaswani spoke with Merrill J Fernando, founder of Sri Lanka's Dilmah Tea, to discover the secrets to their success.

Disclaimer Notice

These images are copyright protected and can only be used for Dilmah articles with due credit given.

Most Shares

National Business & Environmental Forum on threats, responses, opportunity in changing climate
Three things to ponder on the 150th Anniversary of the World's Finest Tea
From unemployed to culinary role model in eight months - The story of a Bocuse d’Or Sri Lanka Gold Medalist