Consolidated Tea and Lands Company (Bangladesh) Limited & Baraoora (Sylhet) Tea Company Limited (former subsidiaries of James Finlay Ltd (UK) have its legacy which is over 250 years old. One of the largest tea garden owner in Bangladesh producing 13 million kg of tea per annum; local brand is familiar as “Finlay Tea” in the domestic market in Bangladesh. James Finlay, a Scottish company was a trader and manufacturer of cotton. In the latter half of 19th century, Finlays ventured in India to plant tea. Since then the company played a pioneering role in developing tea plantations in north & south India and Bangladesh. In north India Finlay’s tea plantations were in Assam, Doars, Cachar and Sylhet in Bangladesh. Finlay’s tea plantations in Bangladesh now belong to its successors in Bangladesh. Namely-The Consolidated Tea and Lands Company (Bangladesh) Limited & Baraoora (Sylhet) Tea Company Limited. These two companies acquired Artisan Ceramics Limited in February, 2011.