A Tea Auctioning organization founded by Late Mr. Vijay Dudeja in1987. In May 1988, the shares were taken over by Mr. P.R.Ninan. Over the years, Paramount Tea Marketing (PTM) has established strong credibility due to its reliability, profound knowledge of Tea, markets and its customer -centricity towards both, Producers and Buyers. This pursuit of overall excellence has made PTM emerge as amongst the largest in its segment. In its growth path over 25 years, Paramount is seen as a dynamic auctioning organization- being nimble and aligned to the positive challenges and changes of the industry, This has made PTM contemporary and always relevant to its customers. Importantly, it has demonstrated that business can be built only on the strong foundation of strong core values and people
PTM’s auctioning network today is pan India , with offices at Cochin, Coimbatore and Coonoor in the South - and Kolkata, Guwahati and Siliguri in the North India. In other words, PTM is present at each of the auction centers in India.
In the South, the operation is run under Paramount Tea Marketing (SI)- registered in 2002 with a Tea Board License to operate in Cochin, Coimbatore and Coonoor. In North India, the operation runs as Paramount Tea Marketing Private Limited.
Whilst meeting the needs of the Industry to emerge as a long sustaining, reliable, robust and leading Tea Auctioning House where we create value for all our stakeholders.
To profitably grow a healthy portfolio of business partners through our specialized market insights, where we co-create value and thus build sustainable relationships.
Integrity, commitment, and accountability will be the key values that will drive our growth aspirations. We also believe that our value systems and people-centric culture , will guide us through this growth path in a inclusive manner.