A Family Business Since 1820

Across many generations the Ispahani Group has sought to fulfil its responsibility as a company and to make a positive impact through its activities in the community sphere.

The Ispahani Group

The Ispahanis have been involved in business in South Asia since 1820. In 1947 the corporate Head Office was moved to Chittagong, where it stands today. With corporate offices in Chittagong, Dhaka and Khulna and, through its tea, textile, jute, property, poultry and shipping divisions, the Group employs approximately 10,000 people.

The Ispahani Group is a pioneer in many fields and remains one of the most successful and respected business houses in Bangladesh. It is the largest tea trading company in the country and dominates the domestic tea market, capturing approximately 50% of the national branded tea market and 80% of the branded tea-bag market. Ispahani Tea is renowned all over Bangladesh.The company has an unrivalled distribution network of over 300 sales centres and owns four of the finest tea gardens in Bangladesh: Ghazipore, Mirzapore, Zarreen and Neptune.

Corporate and Social responsibility form a large part of the Ispahani philosophy. Throughout our history we have endeavoured to support and advance worthwhile causes. We have established schools and colleges in Bangladesh as well as the renowned Ispahani Islamia Eye Hospital which has been looking after the eye care needs of thousands of Bangladeshis since its inception in 1960.

The Ispahani Group sponsors cricket, football, golf and tennis tournaments as well as the National Cricket League.