Tea Board India

Thanks to Smallholders, India Tea Exports Rebound to Record Levels

Outstanding yields in South India offset declines in Darjeeling as tea production reached a record 1,279 million kilograms in 2017, up about 1 percent from 1,267 million kilograms harvested in 2016. Exports topped 240.7 million kilograms during calendar 2017, a level not seen since 1981, according to the Tea Board of India. Exports were...

Tea Board India Inaugurates Awards

The Tea Board India is instituting awards of excellence for tea growers in the country for the purpose of recognizing excellence in Indian tea reports The Hindu. Awards will be given in 22 categories, including: small growers, tea start-ups, innovative packaging and value-addition efforts. Special appreciation awards will be given to top-graded gardens. These...