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South Korea’s artisan tea makers are losing their youth to big city dreams – but with a global rise in organic tea sales, Jiri Mountain’s organic tea could become more sought-after than ever. more

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Kirsten Mower

In terms of coffee, few countries can tell a rags-to-riches story as well as South Korea. more

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Manufacturers target new markets as coffee shops continue to open at a rapid rate. more

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Korea’s specialty coffee market was once influenced solely outside the republic. That time has passed. During the last decade, Korea has transformed into one of the fastest growing specialty coffee markets for consumption and innovation. more

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The World Tea Expo has always been one of the greatest annual hubs for the international tea community, and this year they experienced a world first. more

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Barista champions from more than 60 nations are coming to Seoul in 2017 to compete for the title of “World Barista Champion.” more

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An intensive tea brewing competition took place in Seoul in June. The event was part of Tea World Festival, one of the largest and most successful beverage exhibitions of this region. more

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Asia ports and those along the West Coast of the United States will expand their roles as global logistic hubs during the next decade, according to a recently released research report. more

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