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Is India developing a taste for quality teas?

Read HT article by Vir Sanghvi on India developing a taste for quality teas.

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A Sip of Health

Pegged at approximately Rs 150 crore, the green tea market in India is growing strongly and steadily with demand coming in also from Tier II and Tier III cities and manufacturers increasingly focusing on launching new variants…

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New partnership between Unicef & ETP to help children living in Tea gardens

A new partnership between Unicef and Ethical Tea Partnership (ETP) was launched in Guwahati today to help protect and change the lives of children and young people living in tea gardens…

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India to soon manufacture health capsule from tea extract

In what can be a boost for the Make in India slogan the industry and lab are entering into new areas of partnership—latest being transfer of technology from a CSIR lab to make multi nutritional health capsule from tea extracts…

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Tea or coffee?

Tarun Gogoi, Assam’s chief minister, has again demanded that tea be given the status of National Drink…

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Thoughts from India

Standing in a field near Digboi in Upper Assam last week, I felt like I had finally reached the last link of the supply chain that joins tea growers in India to tea drinkers in the West…

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Think national, act local

It’s a tea-versus-chai battle between regional tea brands and multinational heavyweights who are vying for more market share in the Rs 15,000-crore Indian tea market…

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It’s tea-time, folks

Chai and chaiwallahs are an integral part of the cultural fabric of this country. Be it the IT parks in Bangalore, the film sets of Mumbai, or the deserts of Rajasthan, tea is a way of life in India…

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Tea prices gather steam at Kochi sale

Better liquoring tea varieties fetched higher prices at Kochi auctions last week. However, prices were irregular and lower for teas which had inferior liquoring properties…

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Tea companies pledge for pesticide – free tea

A month after Green-peace India published it’s report on the rampant use of pesticides in tea cultivation…

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Coonoor tea gains for 4th consecutive week

For the fourth consecutive week, average prices rose at the auctions of Coonoor Tea Trade Association…

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