Item unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
1. Production     Mn. kgs 331.4 327.5 328.4 340 338.0 328.8 292.57 307.72
   a. High grown Mn. kgs 79.1 78.2 73.7 75.8 78.9 75.4 64.42 64.64
   b. Medium grown Mn. kgs 56.1 52.6 52.6 56.1 49.2 51.0 44.51 45.65
   c. Low grown Mn. kgs 196.2 196.7 202.1 208.1 209.9 202.4 183.64 197.42
2. Extent *                  
   a.Total Extent  '000 hec. 212.7 206.1 203.0 202.4 203.1 202.4 202.0 202.5
   b.Extent in bearing  '000 hec. 181.4 197 194.5 193.5 194.6 193.9 193.0 193.0
3.Yeild kg/ha 1478 1662.0 1688.4 1757.2 1736.5 1692.6 1616.2 1594.6
4. Replanting hec. 1683 1851.0 1832.0 1748 1293.0 1226.0 1060.0 (a)
5. New Planting hec. 2.5 31.0 255.0 267 410.0 495.0 115.0 (a)
6. Prices                  
   a. Colombo net Rs./kg. 370.61 359.89 391.64 444.42 461.86 402.14 468.62 620.17
   b. Export f.o.b. Rs./kg. 501.88 511.08 563.94 623.91 649.52 593.11 639.88 807.44
7. Cost of Production  Rs./kg. 313.17 355.02 390.89 422.67 475.11 458.84 466.98 (a)
8. Exports** Mn. kgs 324.4 322.6 319.9 319.7 327.34 306.94 288.98 288.98
9. Export earnings Rs. mn. 162,789 164,854 180,430 199,440 212,588 182,046 233,338 233,338
  US$ mn 1439.8 1491.0 1414.0 1544.73 1628.28 1339.18 153.51 1530.51

 Sources:

Sri Lanka Tea Board
Tea Small Holding Development Authority
Department of Census & Statistics

* Extent & extent in bearing based on the Census of Agriculture in 2002
** With re-exports
*** Provisional
 (a) This infromation will be available soon after analizing data

Item unit 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017
 1. Production Mn. kg 153 158.2 152.1 130.4 98.6 88.6 79.1 83.1
 2. Area                  
    a. Under cultivation 000 hec. 125.6 128.1 130.8 132.9 133.1 132.8 132.7 136.6
    b. Under tapping 000 hec. 96.7 101.7 104.4 104.7 107.8 107.6 98.9 102.7
 3. Yield kgs/ha 1582 1555 1459 1245 914 823 800 809
 4. Fertilizer Issues '000  MT 10.8 14.2 15.5 20.5 12.6 11.3 9.6 11.03
 5. Replanting hec. 5942 3050 3243 4,484 2897 1917 1467 (a)
 6. New Planting hec. 2888 3016 3382 3629 1561 825 615 (a)
 7. Prices                  
    a. Exports F.O.B. Rs/kg 338.23 535.41 420.77 389.81 362.83 342.03 294.33 (a)
    b. Colombo Auction RSS 1 Rs/kg 402.71 513.05 416.61 376.78 285.76 245.93 238.97 337.27
 8. Cost of Production Rs/kg 119.8 129.56 136 150 160.00 170.00 180.00 (a)
 9. Exports Mn.kgs 51.5 42.61 37.38 23.58 16.31 10.37 16.17 17.2
10. Domestic consumption Mn.kgs  107.2 128.2 125.7 118.4 116.0 127.4 142.0 (a)
11. Export earnings Rs. mn. 83224 120644 125182 123,976 122,074 106,810 116,549 133,345
  US$ mn. 736 1091 981 960 935 785 800 875
     a. Raw   Rubber Rs. mn. 19256 22811 15726 9195 5916 3548 4758 5920
     b. End   Products Rs. mn. 63,968 95,169 103,921 110,048 112,246 101,426 111,025 126,783
     c. Semi Processed Rubber Rs. mn.   2664 5535 4733 3912 1836 766 642

 Source:

Rubber Devalopment Department

* Provisional
 (a) This infromation will be available soon after analizing data

 

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