The largest factory for the production of tea in Europe
• The largest factory in Europe producing tea
On the tea factory is supplied by sea and by rail. Deliveries of black and green tea come from Sri Lanka (Ceylon), India, China, Kenya and Indonesia. In the production of JSC "May Tea" tea varieties work with "Premium", "Extra", "Extra" and "Class I". All except the first, relate to the production of bagged. To achieve the standard of taste, color and aroma producing mixing of different tea parties or as they say in "blending" factory.
Party - this is a limited amount of tea with some plantations, which have grown at a certain time and have their original properties. Before transgress to mixing, the components are selected program methods and organoleptic analysis. Next the tea arrives at the factory. The rate of production is 40 to 60 tons per shift, the delivery takes place in Belarus, Kazakhstan, Germany, the Baltic States and of course the cities of Russia.
Production takes place in several stages. The first step is "unstuffing" tea from bags and cleaning of metallomagnetic impurities.
Loaders pour tea bags, then it gets to the tape, where the flaw detection control
In the quality control of incoming tea watching two employees.
After ringing the production of tea is cleaned from impurities metallomagnetic flaw detection and control, leaves all parties begin blended in a large drum until smooth.
After blending the mixture obtained in pipes moves into "bins", which hereinafter will again another quality check.
Here, give tea its distinctive taste and aroma.
Once the tea passes all the preparation stages remains to pass the last stage of production - packaging of.
the filling plant.
Do not just Packaged production runs, tea is divided into an even number and is placed in the packaging.
But with all the bags it was much more difficult than it might seem at first glance. The most promising products are teas Curtis and May in the pyramids. This shop is just three cars on the creation of "pyramids". One of them did a few days ago. The condition and quality of the production of these machines monitor suppliers from Japan, they are also trained factory personnel.
Production of conventional, all have long been accustomed tea bags, established much better.
One such machine produces 394 to 405 tea bags per minute. The condition and cleanliness is careful operator.
Self foreman starts the machine
It remains the last stage - the packaging of the finished tea in packs and boxes, and sending for sale.
Packing is done by hand, usually it takes 2-3 person. One takes the finished product, the second box packaging, the third carries.
After the shooting, several people have asked me the question: "What the tea more bags or sheets?". The answer was this: topical considered tea bags, but its popularity is not stable and depends on the season. Overall score - and sheet, and bags - sold equally.