Month: December 2020

Month: December 2020

Hubei’s thank-you tea departs for Mongolia
December 25, 2020 Industry News ctma

From Xinhua Central China’s Hubei Province, once hard-hit by COVID-19, started shipping local tea to Mongolia on Wednesday as gifts in appreciation of their previous donation of sheep in support of China’s COVID-19 fight. The tea, made up of three local brands, is expected to arrive at the China-Mongolia border port of Erenhot, Inner Mongolia

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Yingde City in Guangdong is famous for black tea plantation
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

Worker weigh freshly-picked tea leaves at a tea plantation in Yingde City, south China’s Guangdong Province, Nov. 3, 2020. Yingde City, located at the northern mountainous area of Guangdong Province, is famous for its black tea plantation. A worker picks tea leaves at a tea plantation in Yingde City, south China’s Guangdong Province, Nov. 3,

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Large compressed tea in China sets world record
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

A column of compressed tea set a world record for the largest volume in southwest China’s Yunnan Province. The tea column was awarded a Guinness World Records certificate in the border city of Tengchong. It is 6.04 meters high, 10.06 meters in circumference, 3.2 meters in diameter, and 48.56 cubic meters in volume, weighing 42.6

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COVID-19 pandemic slows down Kenya’s tea exports
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

A farmer picks tea leaves at a tea garden in Nairobi, Kenya, Aug. 4, 2019. (Xinhua/Li Yan) Kenya’s tea exports in the first seven months of the year declined marginally, pulled down by the outbreak of COVID-19. NAIROBI, Sept. 6 (Xinhua) — Kenya’s tea exports in the first seven months of the year declined marginally,

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Floods, coronavirus dent India’s tea output in first half of 2020
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

By: Reuters From Financial Express Tea growing areas, notably Assam – which accounts for more than half the country’s production – suffered flooding in May, June and July. In June, India produced 138.52 million kilograms of tea, down 8% from a year ago as plucking was affected by floods in north-eastern state of Assam, the

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Chinese-built modern railway boosting Kenya’s direct tea sales
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

File photo taken on June 1, 2018 shows a train at Mombasa station of Mombasa-Nairobi Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) in Kenya. (Xinhua/Wang Teng) Kenya’s tea buyers and packers said the use of the Chinese-built Standard Gauge Railway (SGR) which runs from Nairobi to the coastal city of Mombasa has boosted direct tea sales. NAIROBI, Nov.

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Chinese tea farmer strives for better life through live-streaming
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

A Chinese tea farmer has become an e-commerce sensation after promoting her business through social media platform Douyin, the Chinese version of TikTok, the Swiss newspaper Neue Zurcher Zeitung has reported. Fan Ling, an organic tea farmer from Jinhua Village in the southwest Chinese province of Guizhou, live-streams up to 10 hours a day on

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Across China: Small tea leaves help realize big dreams in east China
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

Jia Wei, a second-generation tea cultivator, struggled for the right words to express his thoughts as he walked in an 800-hectare plantation in Huangdu Village and espied the beauty of green mountains. “White tea has high climatic and geographical requirements, and as its source of origin, our region is ecologically advantaged,” said a visibly emotional

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115 million people work in China’s tea industry
December 24, 2020 Industry News ctma

Around 115 million people are employed in the tea industry of China, an official of China’s Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Affairs said. Pan Wenbo, an official with the ministry, said at the 2019 “Belt and Road” International Tea Industry Development Forum, held in central China’s Hubei Province from Tuesday to Wednesday, that among the

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China Tea Co., Ltd.
December 23, 2020 Black tea, Dark tea, Green Tea, Jasmine Tea, Oolong Tea, White tea, Yellow tea ctma

China Tea Co., Ltd. (hereinafter referred to as “China Tea”) is one of the 18 specialized companies of COFCO and one of the 12 grain and oil food industry chains of COFCO. With the inheritance and development of the traditional Chinese tea culture as its mission and positioning as a comprehensive, all-round consumer staples company,

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