RSS

tea export

Farmers at the local tea harvest festival in Darbaq, in Iran’s Gilan province, were buoyant on good yields through mid-July. Iran’s Tea Factories Syndicate reported an 18% increase in volume to 50,309 metric tons of green leaf Read more

Tea Report

China ships very little coffee to the US but it is America’s largest supplier of green tea. The World’s Top Exports website, using data compiled from the US Department of Agriculture, lists China as the world’s top tea exporting nation. Read more

News

Tea Report

Both the domestic and export tea markets in Vietnam are marked by the same growing priority: branding. Read more

Tea Report

China becoming a major export market for Indian and Sri Lankan black tea and English name brand tea bags. Read more

Tea Report 1 Comments

Third-party certifications heralded as progressive solutions are souring for producers as the priority of marketing engagement trumps poverty relief. Read more

Features

Guangzhou Pharmaceutical Group’s Wanglaoji has won the first ever China National Science Award in 2017 for its development of a DNA barcoding database for identifying and authenticating raw materials and genetic ingredients. Read more

Tea Report

Kenya faces many challenges in its dominant market of low price commodity tea exports. It is moving on many fronts toward premiumization. Read more

Tea Report

India exported 222.45 million kilos (m.kg)of tea in 2016, which is only a sixth of the tea grown there. Most of the exported tea is lower grade for blending. Only a small portion is processed as full-leaf orthodox. Read more

Tea Report

Revitalizing Iran

Oleshko Artem Artem - stock.adobe.com

Iran is one of the world’s top tea-consuming nations. While most tea is imported, the government subsidizes growers and is nurturing the development of hand-processed specialty tea. Read more

Features

There was much less tea sailing the high seas last year than could be found in local market stalls. Read more

Features

Ex-Soviet republic intends to bring its struggling tea industry back to life. Read more

Features

During the first three months of 2016, Rwanda has more than doubled its tea export receipts from $7.1 million in the first three months of 2015 to $18.8 million. Read more

Tea Report

The Global Dubai Tea Forum addresses every aspect of the tea supply chain bringing together producers, merchant exporters, buyers, blenders, machine manufacturers, and raw materials suppliers to discuss opportunities and challenges in the industry. Read more

News

Volumes of tea exported from Rwanda in the first 11 months of 2015 increased to 22.7 million kilos, up from 20.7 million kilos during the same period of 2014. Read more

Tea Report

The free STiR newsletter is sent once each month with news updates, important information and upcoming events.


Subscribe ad