1928 - The Company was Incorporated at Calcutta. The Company's
is Cultivation of tea. The Company's Bahipoorki (677
and Orange (349 hectares estates are situated in the Darrang
district of Assam. Between 1973 and 1980 further extension
totalling 209 hectares were planted.
1949 - 8,250 preference shares were converted into equity shares.
option to convert preference shares into equity shares
1955 - 39,657 Bonus equity shares issued in the proportion 1:4.
The preference shares now carry dividend at the rate of 8.98%
being cumulative as to 5% of the dividend per annum.
1974 - 99,144 Bonus equity shares issued in the prop. 1:2.
1976 - 1,78,459 Bonus equity shares issued in prop. 3:5.
1980 - Authorised capital increased. 4,75,891 Bonus equity shares
issued in prop. 1:1.
1984 - Extensions totalling 15 hectares were planted out.
- 4,75,891 bonus shares issued in prop. 1:2.
1989 - 8,56,603 bonus equity shares issued in prop. 3:5.
1993 - The Company proposed to market packet teas in domestic
1994 - The Company acquired 24% of the share capital of Hooghly
Mills Co. Ltd. and intends to acquire further around 56% or
higher percentage of the share capital of the said Company.
1995 - As at 31st March, Shaw Wallace & Co. Ltd., the holding
holds 11,63,587 No. of equity shares of the Company.
-Tezpore Tea Company Ltd has appointed Mr. P C Dhandhania has been
appointed as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Company with effect
from April 09, 2007 in place of Mr. S S Gadhoke.