Yarthawayt processing factory, producing fermented tea under the brand 'Shan Shwe Taung' is located in the heart of Myanmar, in Mandalay city. In the first decades of its history, this family company particularly focussed on selling tea to wholesale markets.
After the younger generation of the family took over management of the company, strategy was changed drastically. As a result, nowadays the company is an important player in the domestic market, not only for tea but also new products like ‘sour and spices’ tea bags. In 2017, the company successfully launched Premium Organic Sesame Seeds Fermented Tea Glass Bottle (200g).
Since 2014, the company is working together with colleagues to help the farmers with obtaining the organic and HACCP certificate. The company also takes it responsibility as a member of the local community, every year the school in Bagan Monastery receives a donation to cover the teacher's salary.