Month: May 2012

Month: May 2012

Market Researchers Document Tea Industry Expansion
May 10, 2012 Data Dan Bolton

The numbers continue to look good. Tea consumption in the U.S. has risen to 412 grams per person, tea manufacturing in the U.S. will soon top $1 billion and market researchers predict that tea industry growth globally will “rise substantially” through 2017. In their latest report, California-based Global Industry Analysts estimates the volume of hot coffee

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Spike in Yerba Mate Prices Draws Argentine Ire
May 3, 2012 Data World Tea News

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina Prices for Argentine Yerba Mate, which is served in a small-gourd-like cup, have skyrocketed in the last few weeks – partly due to a severe drought that hit crops in the main northern growing areas, reports . Inflation in Latin America’s No. 3 economy is already running at up to 25 percent

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