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Tea Board targets 300 mn kg of tea exports by 2025, says Chairman

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He was speaking on the sidelines of a special event to mark International Tea Day, organised jointly by the Tea Board in collaboration with the Indian Tea Association (ITA).

Ishita Ayan Dutt Kolkata
“The plan is to achieve exports of 240 million kg in 2022-2023 and we are targeting 300 million kg by 2025,” said Saurav Pahari, chairman and deputy chairman, Tea Board.

He was speaking on the sidelines of a special event to mark International Tea Day, organised jointly by the Tea Board in collaboration with the Indian Tea Association (ITA).

In 2021, India clocked exports of around 195.5 million kg, one of its lowest levels. The Tea Board has presented a draft Vision 2030 document to the Ministry of Commerce which sets out the course for the Tea Board in association

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First Published: May 21 2022 | 7:19 PM IST

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